Global Expert in Talent Management, Leadership and HR
As President/CEO of three companies, Dr. Cauvier understands the realities, challenges & opportunities faced by senior executives in today's turbulent economy and has guided his clients through three previous global recessions. Dr. Cauvier is an Adjunct Professor with ESC Clermont Graduate School and IPAG University Business School. As a recognized global Talent Management expert Dr. Cauvier brings over 30 years of consulting experience from the field, researching and implementing the best business ideas, practises and case studies from around the world. He takes this global perspective and creates localized solutions for his audiences thus providing them with competitive strategic advantages. Denis creates practical methods of attracting; pre-screening, selecting, leading, developing, engaging and retaining exceptional people and was named YPO 2012 & 2013 Global Speaker Resource.
He delivers ready to use tools and techniques embedded in his content which is custom tailored to his audience in highly interactive and thought-provoking sessions that tap into the collective knowledge base of attendees while facilitating networking. As a keynote presenter and workshop facilitator and Consummate Speaker Award recipient, Dr. Cauvier delivers over 70 presentations per year to audiences around the world. Denis’s highly customized content delivery style fosters participant interaction, discussion and idea exchange around the topic covered. Attendees greatly value the “ah-ha” moments, the relatable case studies, and the ready-to-use practical tools, checklists and templates.
Denis provides proven low cost/high impact methods to decrease costly employee turnover, increase levels of productivity, enhance performance, increase sales and customer satisfaction, increase market share, and boost profits. Denis’s strategies have added over $650 million in new value/revenue, and have boosted his client’s profits by tens of millions of dollars.
Denis's clients include hundreds of small/medium companies, family businesses, 200+ multinational firms, dozens of Fortune 500 companies, and several billionaires. With over 30 years as a professional speaker/ consultant, Dr. Cauvier has spoken to over 1.7 million people across America, and 56 other countries. He is a frequent expert in the New York Times, LA Times, CBS, ABC, Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, MSNBC, and Forbes. He is the best-selling author of 15 books. His newest book, Bullet Proof – Mental Toughness the Key to Winning in Life launched in early 2020 has already become a best-seller.
• How to THRIVE in Turbulent Times
• Strategic Talent Management – How to Boost Your Profits in a Disruptive Economy
• Resilient Leadership During Turbulent Times
• Coaching, Mentoring, and Developing a Virtual team
• How to Engage Your Team & Create Strategic Advantages During Tough Economic Times
• People Development & Talent Management that Maximizes ROI in an Agile Economy
• Low Cost/High Impact Recruiting & Selection Techniques to Win the War for Talent
• The Art & Science of Managing Change Within Organizations
Founder of Design for Change & The Riverside School in India
Contact with Thinking Heads to hire professional keynote speakers in Positive Psychology such as Shawn Achor, experts in high performance.
Entrepreneur & President of the Third Culture Foundation for the advancement of science and peace
Former Vice Chairman at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Business Strategist and Corporate Turnaround Specialist
Managing Director of Skype (2003-2007). Entrepreneur and investor. Customer Experience Specialist
Spotify Global Growth and Marketing VP (2016-2019). CMO at Freshly (2019-2020).
President (1977–1983) and Vice president (1970–1977) of Pepsi. CEO of Apple Computer (1983-1993).