Elan Divon is a Harvard-trained author, speaker, and Founder of Divon Academy; an organization that prepares students and professionals for success and self-mastery by building capacity in areas crucial to long term success.
Following a brush with death at age 20, Elan left home and later quit a lucrative job in Manhattan to immerse himself in the study of ancient wisdom and belief systems. He studied anthropology and comparative religion at McGill, Brandeis and Harvard Universities, and went on to apply his knowledge to the education and non-profit sectors.
Since then, Elan has directed a peace camp for embattled Israeli and Palestinian teenagers, delivered countless personal development workshops to young professionals around the world, presents before CEO’s and businesses, and coaches leaders and entrepreneurs.
Previously, while an executive with Canadian Friends of Hebrew University Elan co-founded the Einstein Legacy Project to inspire the next generation of brilliant minds on the planet. The project was featured on NASDAQ and produced the world’s first 3-D printed book, Genius 100 Visions, featuring essays from leaders and visionaries such as Michael Bloomberg, Microsoft’s Paul Allen, Barbara Streisand, and environmentalist Sylvia Earle.
To further his message, Elan writes for The Huffington Post while his work has been covered nationally and internationally. He is currently completing his next book entitled, The Initiation. Learn more at www.elandivon.com