top of page

Benji Arhen

Empowerment Speaker, Coach, Researcher and Youth Mentor


Benjamin Arhen (Benji) is a dynamic speaker and passionate advocate for creating opportunities and empowering underprivileged youth to reach their fullest potential. With a background as a former university student-athlete, coach, and mentor, Benji brings a wealth of experience in sports, leadership, and mentorship to continuously help others achieve greatness and step outside their comfort zones.


During his journey, Benji pursued academic excellence, earning a Master of Science degree at Queen's University in Canada, all while actively coaching and mentoring young athletes. His  experience with facing adversity as a racialized individual and expanding his identity outside of societal norms has allowed him to connect with youth and enable them to expand themselves outside of societal expectations.


Benji is a fervent mental health advocate who understands the critical role mental well-being plays in personal growth and success. As a youth mentor and facilitator, he has inspired countless young minds to overcome challenges, set ambitious goals, and achieve empower themselves to achieve their goals


Benji currently serves as a researcher at the Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) LaunchPad- an organization that aims to use sport to help youth access countless opportunities while actualizing their fullest potential. In this role, he utilizes his athletic and educational background to continue making a profound impact on the lives of youth through the transformative power of sports. His unique blend of experiences, academic achievements, and unwavering dedication to youth empowerment make him a compelling speaker and advocate for positive change.

Key Topics

  1. Bridging the gap between Life & Sports

  2. Discovering your purpose

  3. Authenticity

  4. Using adversity as fuel

  5. Men's mental health

  6. Identity

  7. Leadership & Time management

  8. Career navigation

"Benjamin has a unique way of connecting with audiences that make him an outstanding speaker."

Benji Arhen

Get a Price Quote

Leave us your details and we will get back to you within 2 hours!

Thanks! We will send you a price quote shortly.

bottom of page