Mette's KeyNote

Authentic Leadership 

In recent years, we have navigated through pandemics, faced escalating geopolitical tensions, and endured persistent supply chain disruptions. Time and again, we have woken up to a reshaped world order. 

In such a fluid landscape, where tried-and-true knowledge can rapidly become redundant, where do we turn for leadership guidance? The conventional playbooks are not up to the task. 

In her talk, Mette illustrates how the principles of Authentic Leadership offer a North Star, promising a path forward in navigating even the choppiest of waters. Authentic leaders follow their personal North Star and inspire extraordinary achievements not through wealth or title, but through the compelling power of their example. Such a North Star offers a compass to lead in any situation and sparks enthusiasm and passion, while nurturing self-assuredness as well as compassion. 

Engage Mette for a fresh perspective that challenges conventional leadership moulds. Her insights will leave you motivated to reshape your leadership style, reflecting your unique abilities and principles and sets both you and your company on course for success.


About Mette

Mette Johansson (MBA, CSP, PCC) is a highly awarded author, speaker, and consultant. She worked in leadership roles for multinational corporations for 15 years before founding MetaMind, a training consultancy providing consulting and learning programmes on the people's side of leadership skills.


Mette has spoken internationally on Authentic, Inspirational, and Inclusive Leadership at a wide variety of global conferences, corporations, and business schools. Her clients include Citibank, Airbnb, Microsoft, UPS, Pfizer, Capitaland, and many more. Awards for her activities include the AmCham HERo award, the Asia Women Icon Award, the Golden Door – REX Karmaveer Medal, and APAC insider’s “Best Leadership Development Company 2020”.

Mette is also the founder and relentless driver of the non-profit KeyNote – Women Speakers’ directory, with a mission to bring diversity to speaking stages around the world. She is regularly featured in media in Singapore, from Harper's Bazaar to Straits Times.


Having lived in 10 countries outside her birthplace, Denmark, Mette is a global citizen who speaks fluently in four languages and currently calls Singapore home.


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