Marissa Afton

Marissa is a Partner and the head of Global Accounts. She is a driving force behind leadership development and change initiatives at multinational companies. She helps leaders and organizations unlock their potential to create cultural excellence and superior performance, resilience, and innovation. A mindfulness practitioner for over 25 years, Marissa is recognized for her breadth of knowledge and deep experience in transforming organizations by transforming the mind. She is a sought-after speaker at leading HR and leadership conferences about the impact of mind training on high-performance cultures, as well as the mental qualities of excellent leaders. She has worked with leading companies, including Bloomberg, Cisco, Eli Lilly, LVMH, Medtronic, Pfizer, White & Case, Varian, and Verizon Media. 

Select Speaking Engagements

SHRM 2021 Annual Conference & Exposition

Turn Off Worry, Turn On Resilience

Sep 2021
ADT International Conference & Exposition

Develop Mental Agility to Survive and Thrive in Turbulent Times

Aug 2021
Cisco Employee Health & Fitness Days

Discover the Mental Strategy of Balance

May 2021

Unlocking Leadership

May 2021
Bloomberg Transformational Leadership Program

Mindful Leadership

Apr 2021

Cultivating Wellbeing in Challenging Times

Mar 2021
White & Case Global Wellbeing Event

From Coping to Thriving

Nov 2020