Ruben Perczek, Ph.D.
- Leadership Team Assessment
- Leadership Team Development
- Culture Formation
- Somatic Intelligence
- High Performance Coaching
Ruben is a Principal with Dynamic Results. He works with leaders committed to pushing the edge in their lives, organizations, and industries. His approach expands on traditional cognitive models of analysis and execution, integrating emotional and somatic awareness to facilitate individual integrity, cultural alignment, and high engagement. At the individual level, he guides and supports the development of capacity for sustained high performance in the clutch. At the group level, Ruben’s integral approach serves to develop and sustain alignment for high performance leadership and values-driven culture formation.
Ruben has designed and led whole culture change programs for C-Level and High Potential Leaders in major global and national clients in the private sector. His clients have included Ricoh Latin America, Discovery Network (part of Discovery Channel), Hewlett Packard, Layetana, International Sales Group, and Mastercard International. In addition, in the last 3 years Ruben guided unprecedented turnarounds for world-class athletes in tennis, volleyball, basketball, and diving, and has served as the Director of Performance Psychology for all 16 teams at the University of Miami Department of Athletics.
Ruben also has served local and global communities in the public and non-profit sectors, supporting social leaders committed to strong organizations working together for the greater good of society while also being profitable and sustainable. Locally, he has supported the president and CEO of Catalyst Miami, a hub for innovation in health and human services and incubator for new approaches to community and economic development. Internationally, most recently Ruben was the closing keynote speaker for the Government of Canada conference to foster innovation, collaboration, and leadership across all sectors and regions of the public service of Alberta, Canada. He is also being featured through Eckhart Tolle TV as one of the new voices in the field of presence and high performance.
As a former professional tennis player, he has cultivated the capacity to work well under pressure since his early years. He received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Miami, where he also served as assistant professor in the School of Medicine, and his bachelor of science in Political Science and Psychology from the University of California at Irvine. His post-doctoral work in the field of Behavioral Medicine was received from Stanford University Medical School. He is a practicing licensed psychologist and certified in integral and holistic methodologies through the following renowned organizations: Conscious Embodiment (Wendy Palmer), New Ventures West (James Flaherty), The Values Centre (Richard Barrett), The Leadership Circle (Bob Anderson), The Leadership Maturity Framework (Susanne Cook-Greuter), and The Center for Courage and Renewal (Parker Palmer). Ruben lives with his wife Susana and children Sylvana and Juliano.
In 2012, Ruben became certified to assess and develop leadership competencies using our proprietary instrument, The Leadership Edge™.
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