Matt Friedman
Career Coach

As a global coach and mentor, I help people like you to launch into successful careers. My mentoring will help empower you to breakthrough to reach your full potential.

Be the change that you want to see.

“The difference between those who achieve their career goals and those who do not is simply developing a winning strategy.”

Matt Friedman’s Coaching Services

Proven track record and global leadership experience


Years of Experience


Countries Experience


Coaching Hours


Worked with Corporations and Banks


Diplomat, Public Health

United Nations

Countries Experience


Leadership, Innovation, Pioneering

Donors and Corporates

Influencing, guiding and coaching

Matt’s LIVE online coaching can happen anywhere in the world.  

Helping You Reach Your Full Potential

As a coach and mentor, I help empower and guide people like you to breakthrough in new roles and go to the next level of challenge.

If you are ready for greater success and to go down this path, then let’s talk. I offer specialized sessions in:

  • Executive Career Coaching
  • Student Career Coaching
  • Corporate Volunteer Programs
  • Leadership Coaching
  • Tailored Support for Transitions

Coaching can transform your life.


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Amazing Service”

“The support offered helped me to get a job at the United Nations.” 

Former student in Thailand

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Successful Transition”

“The session with Matt helped me to understand what I had to offer in order to make a successful transition into my dream job.” 

Banking Professional

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Empowered Employees”

“The program we set up helped to inspire our people to step up and get involved”

Law Firm

Matt Friedman’s Coaching Services

Be the Change

Professional Coaching Services

International Public Health and Human Rights Student Career Coaching: This is perfect for students who are interested in a role in the international public health and human rights sectors. I will help you understand what you need to do to successfully enter into this career path. 

Over two one-hour sessions, you will get tailored support on the following: assess your strengths and talents, interests and core values; outline a direction and set of measurable goals; understand the dynamics of the work experience; identify options and choices to create a plan of action; and learn how to enhance your personal brand. 

Executive Career Coaching

Transitioning to the NGO Sector from the Private Sector: Corporate executives who are interested in successfully transitioning from corporate to the non-government organization (NGO) sector will need a plan of action to move forward.

You will get support on the following: assessment of your work experience, strengths, interests and core values; outline the steps needed to make the transition; you will understand the work environment and dynamics of the NGO sector; and together we’ll identify options and choices to create a strategic plan of action.

Corporate Volunteer Program

Setting up and Managing a Corporate Volunteer Program: You and your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) office will get elite tailored support and guidance in establishing and managing an in-house volunteer support program for employees who are interested in giving back.

We will focus on the following: developing a strategic plan of action, team development, group coaching, volunteer referrals, and monitoring and evaluation.

My book, Be the Hero: Be the Change, on how to make a difference through grassroots volunteerism can be used as a guide for staff.

New Book by Matt FriedmanLink HERE

Storytelling: The Art of Inspirational Public Speaking

Matt Friedman’s Bio

Matt Friedman is a leading, internationally renowned global expert on modern slavery and human trafficking. An award-winning public speaker, author, filmmaker, and philanthropist, Matt regularly advises heads of governments and intelligence agencies. As the founder and CEO of The Mekong Club, Matt is considered a leading catalyst of the anti-slavery movement in Asia’s business sector by captains of industry.

He has managed and directed tens of millions of dollars to major humanitarian portfolios impacting millions of people for the U.S. State Department (USAID), and the United Nations. His work over the last 30 years of pioneering and managing international anti-human trafficking and public health programs in over 40 countries has given him access to many influential networks in different countries throughout the world. Matt has written 12 books on topics that range from modern slavery to global volunteerism to antique metal casting.

Contact Matt to Book a Session