Kristina Mand-Lakhiani, co-founder of Mindvalley

Kristina Mänd-Lakhiani

Co-founder of Mindvalley

Kristina Mand-Lakhiani, co-founder of Mindvalley

Kristina Mänd-Lakhiani is a co-founder of Mindvalley.

Born and raised in Estonia, she started her career in government before moving to non-profit roles with organizations like the UN and Oxfam. Shifting to entrepreneurship, Kristina founded Mindvalley Russian and has co-created courses for the transformational platform that fuses wisdom and personal growth.

She was recognized as one of the top 10 influential people online making a difference in the world today and was awarded the Influencers for Change (IFC) by the Global Impact Creators (GIC).

Kristina’s journey has been marked by a commitment to living authentically, overcoming perfectionism, and embracing a philosophy of self-love and authenticity.

She now inspires others through her best-selling book, Becoming Flawesome: The Key to Living an Imperfectly Authentic Life; her Live By Your Own Rules, 7 Days to Happiness, and From Awesome to Flawesome quests on Mindvalley; and her latest passion project, the Mindvalley Book Club.


Co-founder of Mindvalley and founder of Mindvalley Russian, the largest personal growth platform in the Russian-speaking market.

Member of the Forbes Coaches Council and an active contributor since 2019.

Her accolades include the Global Impact Creators’ Influencers for Change award and placement in the Top 10 influential people online making a difference in the world today.

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