Jay Shetty

Jay Shetty
Former Monk, Current Podcast Host and Author, Co-Founder, Sama Tea; Chief Purpose Officer, Calm

Former monk Jay Shetty is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of Think Like a Monk, host of the #1 health and wellness podcast On Purpose, Co-Founder of Sama Tea and Chief Purpose Officer at Calm.

In 2019, Adweek dubbed him a Young Influentials cover star, describing him as “an emanation of spiritual force.” In 2017, Forbes named him to their 30 Under 30 list for his game-changing impact in media. His videos have been viewed more than 10 billion times and he is followed by over 50 million people across social media. 

Jay created On Purpose, the world’s #1 health and wellness podcast, in 2019. He’s been a keynote speaker around the world on behalf of organizations such as Google, Microsoft, Netflix and HSBC, and has developed corporate training programs for many clients. His online courses have been attended by over 2 million students, and his Genius Community provides weekly programming about the principles and practices of health and wellness to thousands of members in over 100 countries.