Rasmus Hougaard is the Founder and Managing Director of The Potential Project, the global leader in customized leadership and organizational training programs based on mindfulness. The firm has a proven track record of enhancing individual and collective performance, resilience and creativity. Rasmus has practiced and taught mindfulness since the early 90s and has many years of experience working with leaders in bringing mindfulness and mental effectiveness into their organizations and lives. He has lead more than 1500 workshops and programs for more than 50.000 people and is recognised as a leading international authority on training the mind to be more focused, effective and clear in an organisational context. His book “One Second Ahead – Enhance Your Performance with Mindfulness” is published in October 2015. Rasmus´ background includes a career in the Sony Corporation as well as a researcher in organizational development.