Kimo Quaintance

Dr. Kimo Quaintance is an embodied leadership coach, TEDx speaker, and organizational consultant based in Munich. He is the founder of IQ Gemini, a consultancy that supports cultural transformation, psychological safety, and building healthy team relationships. He is also the co-founder of Move-to-Think, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of work life through body-mind integration. He passionately believes that any work we do in groups is an opportunity to serve human growth nudging our evolution towards more capacity for authentic expression, deep connection with each other, and healthy, generative relationships.

He has trained in Embodied Leadership Coaching with the Strozzi Institute, Intensive Short Term Psychodynamic Therapy (ISTDP) with master therapists in Germany and the United States, Somatics at the Somatic Academy Berlin, and traditional psychedelic plant medicine from the Shipibo healers of the Peruvian Amazon. In recent years, he has intensively studied Shinrin-yoku, the Japanese art of "Forest Bathing", a form of nature therapy developed over the past 30 years with research funding from the Japanese government.