About Dananjaya


Who is Dananjaya?

Dananjaya is a leading expert in influence, leadership communication, and Peak Performance. He works with leaders and professionals as an executive coach to convert their vision into powerful messages and influence strategies that inspire performance.”

Starting his professional career as a human resource development specialist, Dananjaya has invested over 15 years of his life towards understanding and studying how we learn new skills, traits, and attributes to succeed in our lives, as well as in our organizations.

Putting his knowledge to practice, Dananjaya embarked on a journey to learn the art and science of public speaking and influence. In 2014, he won the Toastmasters International World Championship of public speaking, surpassing over 30,000 contestants worldwide.

His winning speech titled “I see something” was rated as one of the “Most talked-about speeches” by Fortune magazine, alongside Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai’s acceptance speech & Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s speech delivered at Harvard University.

His world championship speech has been translated into 18 languages and is taken as a specimen of study for leadership communication across the world by leading educational institutions and universities.

“His journey towards the top of his craft has allowed him to help those searching for excellence chart a course towards self-mastery and growth.”

Today, Dananjaya combines his in-depth knowledge in Adult Learning, Leadership Communication, and self-mastery to help global leaders and professionals expand their sphere of influence.

Do you want to perform at the top 1% in your chosen craft?

Connect with me to see how we could co-create a journey of excellence.

Helping Leaders

Communicate · Connect  · Inspire

In over 20 countries

6 Ways to Engage


Improve your sales performance through a 4-STEP approach with practical techniques to influence customers and convert leads into sales. The programme explores techniques based on leading communication and interpersonal psychology that allows you to be a better negotiator and influencer.


Listen to a World Champion Speaker engage with the audience. Dananjaya uses his conversational style of speaking to share practical and applicable tips, tricks, and techniques that results in increased event participation and overall engagement. His keynotes challenge traditional thinking patterns and focuses on unlearning as a foundation for accelerated growth.


All coaching programmes are customised to give you the result you desire. The focus is to help you get to the top 1% of your chosen profession or craft. Each coaching programme will allow you to immerse yourself in an intensive, results-based learning experience.


Master the art of conversation, influencing, and persuasion on an interpersonal level that would help you build relationships and increase your sphere of influence.


Learn the seven steps to ace any boardroom or client presentation. This flagship programme coaches participants through leading techniques in persuasive communication and interactive presentations.


Get your staff motivated to reach greater heights. Dananjaya has delivered over 200 motivational and competency-based seminars. His domain knowledge combined with his stagecraft has consistently resulted in interactive and energetic sessions.

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