Meet The Founder



Sam Poongavanon

Founder & Director

O: +230 689 1641 | M: +230 581 64253

F:+230 689 1641

Sam Poongavanon is an international motivational speaker, best-selling author, educator, leadership mentor, and consultant for government and business.Travelling throughout the world, Sam Poongavanon addresses critical issues affecting the full range of human, social, and spiritual development. The central theme of his message is the transformation of followers into leaders and the maximization of individual potential. Founder of Life Leadership Institute (LLI), a multidimensional organization headquartered in the Republic of Mauritius. He has a License in Sociology from L’Universite Libre de Bruxelles and another BA in Bible in Theology from ICI University, Texas, USA and has been awarded a distinction in 1998 for his novel Enfance Brisée at Academie Francophone, France. In 2016 he obtained his licence as Professional Certified Coach from the famous DreamReleaser, USA under the mentorship of Dr. Sam Chand. Sam Poongavanon and his wife, Tanjona, travel as a team and are involved in teaching seminars together. Both are leaders who minister with sensitive hearts and international vision.



Life Leadership Institute is registered with the Registrar of Association in Mauritius Ref. No. 15570. Life Leadership Institute relies on the generosity of individual supporters and churches. Without you Life Leadership Institute would not be happening, so thank you! There are various ways you can give:


You can send a cheque payable to Life Leadership Institute, B5 La Sourdine, L’Escalier, Republic of Mauritius. Also if you are outside Mauritius you can donate through MoneyGram or Western Union.

By Standing Order:

See our banking details.



Also if you are outside Mauritius you can donate online through Paypal.

Life Leadership Institute
Reg. No. 15570
BRN: A18000312


La Sourdine, L'Escalier

Republic of Mauritius.

Tel: +230 689 1641
Fax: +230 689 1641

Cell: +230 581 64253


Bank Account: State Bank of Mauritius

Account Name: Life Leadership Institute

Account No.: 50300000295334

Account Type: Current

Branch code: 0031