For over a decade, Steve Pozel was CEO and Creative Director of the Australian Design Centre. Steve has worked with hundreds of the world’s leading innovators and creative minds over the last three decades. He consults to Australian businesses, the creative industries, and the social and educational sectors on areas including creative intelligence, leadership, mindfulness and design-led innovation.
Steve has cultivated his mindfulness practice over the last ten years, building on his yoga practice that began nearly twenty years ago. He came into mindfulness through MBSR (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction) training with OpenGround in Australia. In recent years, he has undertaken teacher training through the Mindfulness Training Institute of Australasia. He regularly attends retreats and has spoken at events and forums on the intersection between creativity, innovation and mindfulness. He has been facilitating the Understanding Mindfulness program at The School of Life since September 2016.