Shirzad Chamine


Stanford Lecturer, CEO Coach

Shirzad Chamine


Stanford Lecturer, CEO Coach

About Shirzad


Shirzad is the author of the New York Times bestselling Positive Intelligence. He has been the CEO of the largest coach training organization in the world, having trained faculty at Stanford and Yale business schools.

Shirzad lectures on Positive Intelligence at Stanford University, where he guides graduate students through his popular six-week PQ training. A preeminent C-suite advisor, Shirzad has coached hundreds of CEOs and their executive teams. His background includes PhD studies in neuroscience in addition to a BA in psychology, an MS in electrical engineering, and an MBA from Stanford.

About Shirzad


Shirzad is the author of the New York Times bestselling Positive Intelligence. He has been the CEO of the largest coach training organization in the world, having trained faculty at Stanford and Yale business schools.

Shirzad lectures on Positive Intelligence at Stanford University, where he guides graduate students through his popular six-week PQ training. A preeminent C-suite advisor, Shirzad has coached hundreds of CEOs and their executive teams. His background includes PhD studies in neuroscience in addition to a BA in psychology, an MS in electrical engineering, and an MBA from Stanford.

Keynote Speaker


As a consistently top-rated keynote speaker, Shirzad inspires lasting positive change, both professionally and personally. He is a passionate and engaging speaker who creates instant rapport with his audiences through self-effacing humor, personal storytelling, and tailoring to audience-specific challenges. 

He supports his moving messages with a solid research-based analytical foundation, to both ignite the mind and inspire the heart.

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“Shirzad delivers a simple, doable, groundbreaking set of exercises that can help you develop your ‘performance’ muscles, increase your PQ score, and gain access to previously untapped mental resources.”

Marshall Goldsmith, New York Times Bestselling Author

Shirzad shows his Stanford audience how to shift their minds from self-sabotage to self-mastery for optimal performance and happiness.

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