André Noël Chaker
André Noël Chaker, was voted Speaker of the Year 2012 by the customers of Speakers Forum Finland and again Speaker, Moderator and Coach of the year at the Finnish Evento Awards 2014. Some of the reasons for his election are his exceptional mastery of both English and Finnish (his 5th language) and his unique ability to perform both as a world-class inspirational speaker and a highly versatile moderator and host. He has hosted the Nordic Business Forum, one of the world’s premier business events, on two occasions. Over the past three years he has been among the most sold speakers and moderators in Finland with appearances in over 300 national and international events since 2012.
André is a speaker, a writer, a performer, an entrepreneur and a business executive all rolled into one person. He is a law graduate from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He also holds an MBA in Finance from Aalto University, Finland.
André has published six books and one of his latest ones, The Finnish Miracle, has become a best-seller in Finland. He has recently published a book called “Santa’s Dream”, which is about teaching children and adults how to make dreams come true. He has also recorded a number of hit songs and performed on national television as a singer, actor and host. As an entrepreneur, André has been a leading force in many technology, gaming and sports related start-up ventures. He served has Director of Entertainment and Senior Advisor of the CEO of the Finnish National Lottery, Veikkaus Oy for nine years.