About the argonauts

The global community to nurture authentic leaders and their organizations

The Argonauts community was formed with the intention to create a new global community manifesting human aliveness in the digital age. We’re evolving past bankrupt ideologies such as zero-sum economics and scarcity-based politics: Our mission is to create and harmonize personal, professional and relationship prosperity for authentic leaders and their organizations in a global community of mutual trust and respect.

Inspired by the Argonaut heroes of Greek myth, we are entrepreneurial leaders who define ourselves by the quality and sustainability of the virtues we cherish and the impact we create, combined with the courage to take risks.

This identity of authentic leaders empowers us to bring transformation to life and aliveness to the world for lasting, true prosperity – encompassing business and personal development, social and sustainability activism as well as the arts, whether in for-profit or not-for-profit endeavors.

What we do

The Argonauts' Formula for Entrepreneurial Prosperity

The Argonauts’ goal is wholeness and balance: To succeed with fulfillment, to prosper with meaning and to feel fully alive. 

Prosperity is the product of success and fulfillment: Achievement of material wealth multiplied by the feeling of aliveness that comes with accomplishment. To succeed, leaders multiply innovative boldness, calculated risk-taking, and high trust. The Argonauts help leaders reduce risks and increase chances of success by providing actionable knowledge, relevant connections and trusting relationships with those who are prospering.

Meet some of our members

Global thought leaders, passionate entrepreneurs, and experienced industry experts

Bound together by our shared values, we embark on the heroic journey of a life lived with aliveness. Supported by a unique digitized methodology and inspired by a timeless philosophy, we are uniting the most committed and authentic souls in a new global community.

  • Dr. Sam Hazledine

    Founding Member, Queenstown, New Zealand

    Founder & CEO of MedRecruit

  • Stefan Beiten

    Initiator of The Argonauts

    Managing Partner at Argo Venture Studio, Producer of Earth

  • Nikolai Ladanyi

    Argo Leader in the field of Scaling

    Founder & CEO of Scale Up

  • Marcus de Maria

    Argo Leader in the field of Trading

    Founder & CEO of Investment Mastery Trading

  • Michael Grandjean

    Founding Member, Albuquerque, USA

    CEO & Founder of GranCor Enterprises

  • Dr. Christoph Quarch

    Argo Leader in the field of Philosophy

    Chief Philosophy Officer of The Argonauts

  • Scott White

    Accelerator Chair

    Founder & CEO of White Incorporated

  • Abigail Pugh

    Founding Member & Membership Officer

    Founder & CEO at Abigail Rebecca

  • Sharon Wong Walker

    Founding Member, Singapore

    Director People & Corporate Affairs at Cityneon

  • Amanda Cassatt

    Argo Leader in the field of Cryptocurrency

    CMO at ConsenSys and creator of Ethereal

  • Prof. Dr. Julian Kawohl

    Argo Leader in the field of Innovation

    Professor for Strategic Business Transformation

  • Alexander Plajer

    Founding Member, Berlin, Germany

    Co-Founder & CEO of Plajer & Franz Studio

  • Curt Cronin

    Founding Member, San Francisco, USA

    Founder & CEO of Ridgeline Partners

  • Dr. Nandu Nandakumar

    Argo Leader in the field of AI

    CTO at Razorthink

  • Nathan King

    Founding Member, Melbourne, Australia

    Founder & Director of Kingprop

  • Mo Moubarak

    Argo Leader in the field of HR

    Co-Founder & Head of Business Development at MoBerries

  • Drs. Loes Fokker

    Argo Leader in the field of Organizational Psychology

    Founder & CEO at Legacy Mentors

  • Kelly Quinn

    Founding Member & Membership Officer

    Founder & CEO at Business Wisdom

  • Sascha Grumbach

    Founding Member, Berlin, Germany

    Managing Partner at Argo Venture Studio