About Speaker Andrew Klein…
Andrew is one of Australia’s most in demand Professional MC / Facilitators and a respected authority on Presentation Skills. A former corporate lawyer, Andrew has brought his casual yet corporate MC style to countless conferences and events over the past 15 years, engaging audiences across Australia and the Asia Pacific region.
Andrew thoroughly researches each client, tailors all his material accordingly and writes his own script notes, yet is well known for his quick wit and ability to think on his feet. He has also become well known for his ability to involve the audience in proceedings, adapt to vastly different audiences and for his improvisational skills. His unique, intricately researched speaker introductions, his lively conference openings as well as his final night summaries transform a potentially dry conference room into an environment where laughter and learning blend seamlessly.
Andrew is not a comedian, although he uses appropriate humour constantly. Rather, he is a specialist Professional MC, so he knows how to make a conference Agenda run smoothly and ensure the conference messages are delivered effectively. The comments from his impressive list of clients are a testament to his prior planning and unique style of delivery. Andrew brings a new creativity to your event, creating an atmosphere where learning is easier… as people learn more when they have been having fun… resulting in people gaining better value for their conference dollar.
Andrew has hosted countless events over the years for Westpac, Ernst & Young, Telstra, IBM, LG, Bayer Healthcare, Dymocks, Coca-Cola, Commonwealth Bank, Aged Care Association Australia, Optus and Allianz to name a few.
Outside of work, Andrew lives in Bondi. His hobbies include getting his hair cut, eating hot chips and trying to convince his wife and 3 young kids that he has a real job.