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Dr. Marie Charles

Medical Doctor, Entrepreneur & The “Joan of Arc” of 21st Century Medicine
Country: UK

Dr. Marie Charles is not just any medical doctor. She has a highly distinguished background in international business, finance and international relations and in the last 20 years, she has founded, grown and managed multinational companies and organizations in 40 different countries, which have all risen to the top in their respective fields. She is seen as one of the most influential and successful entrepreneurs in the fields of healthcare, finance, energy and the environment.

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Dr. Marie Charles is the founder and Chair of The Tiger Group, which is based in Hong Kong and specializes in high-yield, high-impact healthcare, energy and environmental transactions. It is currently ranked as one of the most innovative closed private equity houses in the world. Dr. Marie also founded Global Medic Force, which serves to train thousands and thousands of healthcare workers in developing nations through thousands of highly-trained volunteers including 2,150 medical doctors from 18 different nations. Dr. Marie Charles is a woman with a mission who doesn’t settle on small and easy projects, and in 2007 she received The Medal of Honour from the president of Vietnam for having saved more lives than any physician in the Vietnamese history.

Dr. Marie Charles is an inspiration to many, and she has been featured and referenced in international media over and over again for her outstanding personal healthcare initiatives and for having saved millions of lives in the developing world. Some articles even refer to her as the Joan of Arc of 21st Century Medicine, and it is a known fact that no government in the world possess a volunteer medical resource like the one created by Dr. Marie Charles. Additionally, she regularly writes on the subject of high-yield, high-impact investing in one of the most affluential magazines in Europe.

Dr. Marie Charles is a sought-after keynote speaker and has spoken at many big international conferences and events for some of the most prestigious financial institutes, international corporations, global charities, women’s groups and motivational seminars; to name a few. She receives standing ovations and people telling her how her presentation and thoughts changed their lives.

Dr. Marie Charles holds an MD degree from KU Leuven and a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University in New York, where she became fluent in English as her sixth language. She is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine, Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health, Fellow of the Royal Society for Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, Fellow of the Aspen Institute, Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, a member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies and an Associate of the Royal College of Physicians.

A truly inspirational person with an impressive resume, Dr Marie Charles’ keynotes will change you, motivate you and teach you something new and inspiring. Dr. Marie delivers keynotes on a range of topics including motivation, investing, philanthropy and entrepreneurism.

    Keynote Topics

    • High Impact Investing

    Maximising financial investment returns while creating genuine, large scale benefits to society.

    • Extreme Inspiration & Motivation

    Extraordinary lessons learned from the front line of life while saving millions of lives every year in the most hostile conditions imaginable across 4 continents.

    • Optimising Global Philanthropic Outcomes

    Disruptive change models to optimise real philanthropic impact outcomes locally, nationally and globally

    • Entrepreneurism

    The fascinating evolutionary psychology and epigenetics of entrepreneurs… are they born or can they be made?

    • Disruptive commercial models to optimise business success

    For maximum business success you need to break something old to make something new.

    • Your personal legacy, making your life really count for something:

    We only have 600,000 hours in our very short lives, so how do you make them really count?

    • Shedding tears in the footsteps of Livingston:

    In the last 50 years alone, USD$ 2.3 trillion has been spent on aid to Africa, and we are still treating exactly the same diseases in exactly the same locations today that medical explorers like Livingston were trying to treat 150 years ago. What happened to all of the money?

    • Living to 120 by hacking evolutionary biology:

    What the ultra rich are doing to extend their life spans and what you can do as well.

    • You will be the death of me:

    Why are up to 80% of all deaths throughout the developing world caused by entirely treatable diseases?

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