Paddy Upton

Masterclass by
Paddy Upton

Paddy Upton speaks on building and leading high-performance teams. He brings over 25-years of experience of working in high-performing teams in business and sport, across multiple industries and different cultures spanning five continents.. His masterclass is transformative for teams of all hues and shades.

Know Your Facilitator

Paddy Upton has over two decades of experience as a business executive coach across multiple industries, spanning five continents. His involvement in studying and practicing leadership capability development as an expert is astounding. He has degrees from four different universities, including two Master’s degrees in Sports Science and in Executive Coaching.

On the cricketing front, he has delivered as the head coach of five different professional T20 cricket teams in 12 tournaments across three of the world’s major leagues. Over 100 professional athletes from 11 different sports have excelled under the mental coaching of Upton Paddy. However, he is most famous for his role as the Performance/Strategic Leadership Coach for the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup-winning Indian Cricket Team. He also helped them to become the World’s No. 1 Test Team for their first time.

As Performance Director, he then helped lead the South African cricket team to become the first to simultaneously hold the World No. 1 ranking in all three formats of the game

On the academic front, Paddy is a Professor of Practice at Deakin University (Business and Law faculty) in Melbourne, Australia.

He is also an author. His recent best-selling book, ‘The Barefoot Coach: Life-changing Insights from Coaching the World’s Best Cricketers’, has remained at the top of the charts as one of the best books on man-management and leadership.

Prof. Paddy Upton’s masterclass on building a high-performing team inspires organization leadership to ensure and deliver the highest level of teamwork under anxiety, performance pressure, uncertainty, and ambiguity.

Ideally suitable for

  • High-performance teams
  • Management trainees
  • Senior leaders/executives

The delivery will be customised as per the needs of the learning cohort.

How is this activity available?

Instructor Led Training (ILT)

Instructor Led Training (ILT)

Virtual Instructor-led Training (VILT)

Virtual Instructor-led Training (VILT)

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This course includes:
  • DurationDuration: 60-90 minutes
  • DeliveryDelivery: Keynote & Webinar
  • Group sizesGroup sizes: 15 – 500
  • CustomizationCustomization: Available
What you’ll learn

Paddy Upton’s talks focus on:

  • Personal Mastery
    • Getting on track towards living your best life.
    • Best-kept secrets of elite athletes on managing anxiety, pressure, and fear
    • Build esteem, play to strengths, and pursue effortless success
  • High Performing Teams
    • Harnessing the collective intelligence within a team
    • Identifying the small wins, the big wins and transforming low-performing areas
    • Integrate cultures, and fast-track performance within a self-regulating environment
  • Healthy Leadership
    • Breaking new ground in leadership best-practice
    • The leadership continuum
    • Leadership and ego–the power of intention

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    Wanted to share that we got positive feedback about the session. A lot of folks were very excited to hear you speak and learn through the real life examples from the cricketing world. As I talk to more people, I am getting multiple such feedback. Thank you for a very engaging and insightful session. Thanks FocusU for enabling this very well.

    Mr. Amit Jain
    AWS Principal HRBP
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    A lot of folks were very excited to hear you speak in your Masterclass session and learn through the real-life examples from the cricketing world. As I am talking to more people, I am getting multiple such feedback. Thank you for a very engaging and insightful session.

    Mr. Amit Jain
    Amazon Web Services Principal HRBP