ABOUT

ALMA Wellness TeAM

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EDWIN PADLAN

CSCS, NSCA-CPT, AADP-HC, MBA
CEO & Executive Health Coach
BIO
EDWIN PADLAN

Edwin Padlan (CSCS, NSCA-CPT, AADP-HC, MBA) is the Founder, CEO, and Executive Health Coach at ALMA Wellness. He is a certified health coach, a certified strength and conditioning specialist and a certified personal trainer.

Prior to founding ALMA Wellness, Edwin led a successful 14-year career in the digital media industry. He now combines his expertise in health with his experience in the corporate world to help executives achieve peak performance physically, mentally and emotionally.

Edwin is author of the book Fit for the Corner Office: An Executive Health Guidebook to Achieve Peak Performance at Work and in Life. His writing also has appeared in international magazines: Fitness Life, Executive PA, Nourish, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s Wish Magazine.

Edwin has lived in the United States, Australia, France, and Singapore. He currently lives in Hong Kong with his wife and son.

Learn more on Edwin's personal website www.edwinpadlan.com.

Fun Fact: Edwin has been a competitive martial artist since 1989 and has demonstrated his skills on stage and film.

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SARAH BREIDENBACH

MSSc, ACA
Executive Health Coach
BIO
SARAH BREIDENBACH

Sarah Breidenbach (MSSc, ACA) is a certified yoga instructor and experienced practitioner of Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT). She has practiced yoga and studied alternative systems of wellness including Buddhism and Traditional Chinese Medicine for the last 12 years.

After 10 years in the public health sector of the US, she relocated to Asia in search of further evidence of how to best treat disease. She now holds a Masters in Counseling from the University of Hong Kong and provides simplified meditation practices and customized yoga programs for busy professionals.

Sarah’s approach is based on personal experience and scientific research. She looks at the convergence of mind, body and energy for her clients and designs a customized program to support one’s optimal functioning. Programs may include detox fasting, yoga instruction, meditation training, and cognitive-behavioral coaching.

Sarah has lived in the USA, Mexico, Zimbabwe, and Taiwan. She currently lives in Hong Kong.

Fun Fact: Sarah helped start a non-profit called Zimbabwe Artists Project and made her first documentary film there in 1999.

BOARD OF ADVISORS

MARK HANSEN Singapore

BIO
MARK HANSEN

Mark is an experienced international senior executive with deep and broad expertise in the financial services industry. He is currently Head, Asia Governance & Strategic Initiatives at Standard Chartered Bank.

Fun Fact: Mark volunteers his time as a senior leader in the Cornell University Alumni Association in Asia.

KEN GOLDBERG Australia

BIO
KEN GOLDBERG

Ken is an experienced executive with expertise in strategy, sales and corporate governance. He is founder and director at TopTactic Pty Ltd, GM Asia-Pacific for a UK-based software company, graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, co-organiser for Mobile Monday Brisbane and very involved in the BNE startup community.

Fun Fact: Fun Fact: Ken earned a certificate as a "Physical Fitness Specialist" from the Institute for Aerobics Research in Dallas Texas from the esteemed Dr. Kenneth Cooper, who introduced the concept of "Aerobics".

DANIEL ALICK Hong Kong

BIO
DANIEL ALICK

Daniel is an experienced general manager with expertise in online media and management consulting. He is currently Senior Director, International Media Distribution - Digital at the NBA Asia Limited.

Fun Fact: Daniel is an author, entrepreneur, and accomplished marathon runner.

THE ALMA STORY

ALMA Wellness is an innovative education company, specializing in executive health and personal development.

Founded by a business executive with extensive expertise in health & wellness education, ALMA Wellness deeply understands the challenges of busy professionals in achieving peak health, peak productivity and peak performance.

We started out as an executive health coaching practice, but we now focus on executive education through group engagements and am online video academy.

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