Alastair Clarkson

Coach, North Melbourne Football Club.


Alastair Clarkson is one of the AFL’s most celebrated modern-day coaches, having led Hawthorn to four premierships in 2008, 2013, 2014 and 2015 as well as being runners-up in 2012.

In 2023 Alaistair returns to coaching as Head Coach of the North Melbourne Football Club.

Recognised for his innovation, leadership philosophies and ability to lead change in the way AFL football is played, Alastair is a passionate, people-focussed person with a real interest in the community.

Current Work:

Alastair’s coaching and playing career is full of learnings that transcend into business. With an educational background that includes an MBA from Monash University, he can articulate the similarities between achieving and maintaining peak performance in sport and business.

Alastair is an intelligent and credible addition to any event and for the most demanding keynote speaker and expert panel roles.