Maxime Chaya

World Record Holder | Extreme Adventurer
Maxime Chaya

Who Am I

Maxime Chaya has stretched the limits of motivation, determination and perseverance further than anyone else in the region can claim to have done. Through meticulous preparation, rigorous training, and exemplary discipline, he has accomplished a tremendous feat few adventurers in the world have ever dreamed of. 


The only person in the world who has achieved the Seven Summits, the Three Poles and rowed an ocean


Maxime has dreamt, imagined, planned and lived his dream of climbing the Seven Summits, accomplishing it in a flawless manner,  few if any thought possible.


Now that he has climbed the Seven Summits, skied to both Poles, and successfully carried-out numerous fascinating expeditions to the four corners of the world, Maxime is back to share the experience and some of the valuable lessons he has learned.

There is an Everest for everyone .........


Everyday lessons that are applicable to our everyday lives be it at work, at home, or anywhere in- between.


Maxime’s passionate lectures shed light on his dream, plan and motivation as well as his drive, determination and focus to persevere and break through mental barriers while not forgetting to tolerate change in the aim of reaching the goal.


In his presentation, he draws on exclusive footage as well as images from his library of breath- taking photographs, to tell us about the extraordinary four-year journey he undertook. His journey to the top. The very top of the world.


Listeners will invariably think again about their own goals and dreams, and build confidence to overcome any problems along the way to accomplishing them.


Your team will undoubtedly be inspired by this unique presentation. 


Maxime presents in English, Arabic or French 

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About Speaking Minds

When Speaking Minds was founded in 2007 in New Zealand, little did we envisage that this would grow into an international brand with offices in India and London in less than a decade. We set up the business to share what we had learnt, from the privileges we have had in our jobs – of access to knowledge. Bringing India to the rest of the world was our driving force.


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Our History

The dna of our business is genuinely about sharing knowledge with the world, from thought leaders and experts who are notable achievers in their field. Raga D'silva quit her highly successful corporate career in New Zealand in 2007, to set up a dream business of connecting knowledge, insights, motivation from exceptional talent with the corporate world, globally.


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