Dr Tara Swart
Chief Neuroscience Officer
Tara is the only speaker and leadership coach with a PhD in neuroscience and a successful career as medical doctor behind her. This unique combination of experience comes together to create an uncompromising impact on performance optimisation in businesses globally. Tara is passionate about disseminating simple, pragmatic neuroscience-based messages that change the way people work and sustainably translate to tangible financial improvement in the business.
Neuroscience consulting includes individual brain-based coaching at CE level, team development workshops, in-house talks, conference key-notes and our signature programme “Leading sustainable performance.” This involves resilience monitoring, nutrition, hydration, physical exercise and mindfulness tools and techniques. It is designed for senior teams in businesses that need their people to do more with less and keep doing it, better and for longer without burning out.
Tara is at the forefront of the application of neuroscience to business and is frequently quoted in the press. She is an award winning author and speaks globally on the brain in business at international conferences, blue chip corporations and at top business schools including Oxford, Stanford and MIT (where she is Senior Lecturer and runs the Neuroscience for Leadership and Applied Neuroscience programs). Tara sits on the Arowana advisory board and is our Chief Neuroscience Officer.