Cathy O'Dowd Keynote Speaker


Climber. Author. Speaker.

Join an expedition with Cathy O’Dowd as she shares her stories about leading teams and executing plans in high-risk, high-stress environments, while striving for big goals. Learn why plans fail and how teams crumble, and discover the key tools that ensure you will get to the top.

“Cathy will take you on a journey to the top of Everest. Your emotions will feel the highs and lows. However the main thing is the lessons about yourself and team dynamics. I highly recommend Cathy as Speaker and an author. Even after seeing her speak the book made me wipe a tear from my eyes!”

–Scott Bell, Founder of UK Firewalk

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Cathy's Keynotes


Cathy creates her corporate presentations using her wide-ranging experience with teams attempting overwhelming challenges while under acute pressure. Her stories touch on themes of importance to anyone trying to get the best out of people.


Reaching new heights

Reaching New Heights

Teamwork & leadership on the world’s highest mountain

Lead like an explorer

Think Like an Explorer

Going where no one has gone before

Clients love Cathy
Clients love Cathy