Esther works and lives around the world and has traveled to over 100 countries. She inspires and helps other entrepreneurs to become location independent.
She survived a month on an uninhabited island in Malaysia for the European ‘Survivor’ TV show.
Esther was knighted by the Queen of The Netherlands after raising €16 million for charity with her Coins for Care initiative.
Esther has distilled these and other experiences into more than 1000 keynote presentations, two TEDx talks and 22 books. Her personality, insights and anecdotes inspire entrepreneurs and decision makers worldwide to transform their challenges into opportunities. Esther is in the top 10% of social media influencers worldwide and has been featured in the international media over 500 times.
“Esther is not afraid to move mountains. And she does move them; bare handed, if necessary.”
Raised $25 million for charities by collecting the leftover foreign currencies during the Euro-introduction. Did this without a budget, network or experience.
Seeks to stimulate ‘the human side’ in organisations and the commercial aspect in cultural initiatives. On the intersection between business & anthropology.