Paul Harper

Entrepreneur, Author, Speaker, Business Consultant, CPA and Peak Performance Expert

Paul is a highly respected 5th Degree Black Belt Taekwon-Do martial artist, a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) and is a seasoned business executive, entrepreneur, growth strategist, international author & peak performance consultant.

Paul’s passion for peak performance and creating success started at an early age. At just 16 years old Paul achieved his 1st Degree Black belt in the martial art Taekwon-Do, leading him to competing and coaching at the elite level in coming years on both the national and international stage.

He’s also the Director and owner of one of the largest Il Shim Taekwon-Do schools in Australia, with dozens of award winning students.

Over the past two decades, as a senior Management Executive, Paul headed up the Corporate Finance department for one of the worlds most successful and respected leading banks, National Australia Bank. While overseeing billions of dollars and large teams he kept them focused and motivated with his success & performance techniques.

Today Paul is the Head of Finance Strategy and Operations for the Blue-chip company Australia Post.

For more than 20 years, Paul has worked, travelled, consulted and taught internationally, speaking to and motivating thousands of people in Australia, Europe, Germany, Ireland, France, New Zealand, Vanuatu, USA, Canada and India on how to create health, wealth and financial success.

Time and time again Paul has seen how becoming physically active can take people’s lives to a whole new level and unlock their true potential in all aspects of life, not just physical health. His expertise in anatomy, physiology, nutrition and exercise has led to him being in high demand by individuals and businesses who want to transform their health, satisfaction and performance.

Paul’s achievement and motivational programs plus articles published in newspapers and magazines nationally and internationally, has made him a sought-after speaker & consultant on the international stage.

He is the international author of the book “Get Fit Fast – Revolutionary fitness Guide for Time Poor People.” He is a member of many professional bodies and associations including the Society of Certified Practising Accountants, the International Taekwon-Do Federation, and ITF Taekwondo Australia, of which he is the Senior Vice President and Treasurer.

He lives in Melbourne, Australia with his wife, Michelle and their 5 children.