Krish Dhanam


Krish Dhanam is a global corporate adjunct speaker with RZIM. He often speaks in business settings and professional forums, building a bridge between corporate governance and ethics. Krish also helps equip RZIM’s global staff with cutting edge leadership, development, and communications strategies and techniques.

A native of India, Krish has a heart for the land of his birth and works with RZIM-India on a regular basis. In addition, he works alongside RZIM’s North American team and hosts periodic events in Dallas, Texas.

Krish has the unique distinction of being one of only two executive coaches personally trained by Zig Ziglar. For 25 years, he has successfully delivered his message of hope, humor and balance on six continents and throughout the U.S. He is the author of The American Dream From An Indian Heart, and From Abstracts to Absolutes, and a contributing author to Top Performance by Zig Ziglar. His latest book, Hard Headed And Soft Hearted, was released in 2013.

Krish has been married for nearly 30 years to his college sweetheart, Anila. They have one son, Nicolas, and reside in Flower Mound, Texas.

Articles / Broadcasts

  • Sharing Grief

    I find it difficult to cry in front of people, and I'm not even sure why.(1) Even when I....

    - September 21, 2017  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • On International Women’s Day

    In 2002, a year after the September 11th attacks, I had the opportunity to intern for the Office of....

    - March 8, 2017  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • Roses and Revolutions

    Amsterdam is one of my favorite cities in the world. I love the artistic history in Amsterdam, the architecture,....

    - February 8, 2017  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • Stepping into the Reality of Suffering

    I recently sat across from a woman I wanted to adopt as a kind of nonna.(1) Originally from Croatia,....

    - February 2, 2017  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • The Strength of Kindness

    I am a country girl at heart. I love the city with its bustle, skyscraper views, hotdog vendors, and....

    - December 2, 2016  |  Posted In: Just Thinking Article