Evan Tzivanakis is a serial entrepreneur with significant international experience. He lived and worked in Greece, Switzerland, Germany, UK, Cyprus, Malaysia, Australia, Singapore.
Global-thought leader Evan, has the ability to understand business and connect with people like no other. He opened his first company in the UK, at only 25 years of age and has been immersed in the business world for over 15 years.
Evan was born in the beautiful Greek island of Samos. At the age of 20, he moved to Switzerland to study. After completing his BA in Business Management from the prestigious Glion Institute of Higher Education, he was offered to stay and work in Switzerland for another year. Switzerland taught Evan how to work in a very structured and organized way.
In 2004 moved to Leeds, UK, to pursue his passion for business by studying MBA at the Leeds Metropolitan University. As soon as he graduated, Evan opened his first business. A sales and marketing company, the Navitas Organization, offering his services to some of the biggest brands in the UK such as NPower, AXA, Talk-Talk and Unicef. Navigating the company through the 2008 financial crisis, he successfully sold his company in 2010.
He then set sail to sunny Cyprus, to be in charge for the development of one of the biggest sales desks of a regulated financial brokerage, Notesco Financial Services Limited. Within 1 year of operations, he initiated the opening, structure and set up of 5 offices in South East Asia. Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand. During his work he tripled the company’s sales in the APAC region while at the same time recruited fantastic caliber or people in this challenging region. Evan was then offered the opportunity to run the office in Australia, where he worked for another 12 months.
Since 2016, Evan owns 2 businesses, Coachpedia – a coaching and training company based in Malaysia and a Boutique 5-star Hotel in Greece, Angela’s Boutique Residences. Evan is also advisor to Dynamic Fintech Pty Ltd in Australia and Navitas Markets Financial Brokerage.
With a passion for coaching and developing others and via his coaching company, Evan helps entrepreneurs and new leaders unleash their potential. He does that by facilitating the most educational, energetic & transformational coaching solutions.
The coaching programs specialize in:
- Entrepreneurship / How to Start and Scale a Business
- Leadership Development in the New Normal
- Mindset Development and Thinking in a post Covid-19 World
- Increase Sales
The experience of having lived and worked in 8 different countries (Greece, Switzerland, Germany, UK, Cyprus, Malaysia, Australia, Singapore), gave Evan the opportunity to understand different cultures and backgrounds. He always emphasizes with colleagues, associates and clients, dealt with senior profiles at all functional levels, making sure their expectations are met.
When he is not coaching and helping others, Evan spends time with his family, doing sports, reading, travelling and following one his other passions, aviation.
- BA Business Management, Glion Institute of Higher Education, 2002, Switzerland
- MBA, Leeds Metropolitan University, 2003, UK
- NLP Certified Coach, 2019, UK
- Certified Business Coach, 2018, UK
- Certified Blockchain Expert, 2019, USA
- HRDF Accredited Trainer, 2020, Malaysia
Selling Is Not Telling.