Keynote Speaker and Ocean Ambassador


I am André Wiersig, a guest and listener to the oceans and an ambassador of the seas. My experiences out there have many parallels to your business, your challenges, your lifes and those of your employees. Let me give you a great change of perspective and tell you about the methods that make me happy and successful as a guest out there in the open water.

I promise you inspiring impulses and invite you to accompany me on an unforgettable journey far out on the open and wild ocean.

André Wiersig

Impulse lectures and keynotes

As keynote speaker, André Wiersig talks about his extraordinary experiences as a open water swimmer alone in the ocean at night. His topics are:


  • mental strength and resilience
  • mindfulness, focus and (self-)motivation
  • change and crisis management in extreme situations
  • team leadership and trust
  • sustainability in the context of environment and economy

Book André to speak at your next event

André Wiersig in the media

As an ocean ambassador for the German Ocean Foundation and the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science, André is a sought-after guest and interview partner for radio and television, including Jörg Pilawa, Sky Sport, WDR, SWR, BR, NDR. As a keynote speaker, whether in front of a live audience or in a hybrid lecture, he speaks in German and English.


"André Wiersig not only ensured a full house at Hapag-Lloyd, but also great enthusiasm. His fascinating descriptions got under the skin and caused thunderous applause."


Nils Haupt
Senior Director Corporate Communications Hapag-Lloyd AG

"Thank you very much for your contribution to our Summit. The keynote was very well received by our audience, inspired many colleagues and successfully rounded off our agenda, which was rather technically oriented."


Jonathan Rupp
Marketing Manager Communications
Dräger Safety AG & Co. KGaA