Motivational Speakers

  • Scott Adams
    Scott Adams Creator of Dilbert

    Iconic creator of the Dilbert comic strip and the author of several business commentaries, social satires, and experimental philosophy books.

  • Dan Adelman
    Dan Adelman Management Thinker

    Professor Dan Adelman is Associate Professor of Operations Management at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, where he has been on the faculty since 1997.

  • Rebecca Adlington OBE
    Rebecca Adlington OBE Olympic Swimmng gold Medalist

    Great Britain's most successful ever swimmer, Becky Adlington, announced her retirement from international competition in February 2013, and immediately set out her vision for her legacy, which she sees as her greatest challenge in swimming.

  • Dawn Airey
    Dawn Airey President of CLT UFA UK TV

    President of CLT-UFA UK TV (part of RTL Group) and FormerITV Director of Global Content

  • Kriss Akabusi MBE
    Kriss Akabusi MBE Olympic Medalist and Motivator

    Kriss began his motivational speaking career over 10 years ago and is now one of Britain’s most recognised and respected motivational speakers, presenting his FIT4Business speech to Blue Chip and FTSE 100 companies.

  • James Alexander
    James Alexander Co Founder Zopa

    Before launching the online marketplace where individuals lend and borrow money from one another, James was Strategy Director at Egg. His new enterprise has been described as ‘one of 11 companies that will change the world.’ James argues that technology plays a vital role, but consumers ...

  • Charles Allen
    Charles Allen Chairman of Global Radio Group

    Former Chief executive,Granada and ITV - Non Executive Director Endemol

  • Benedict Allen
    Benedict Allen Author, Explorer, TV Filmmaker-Presenter and International motivational speake

    Benedict Allen, author, explorer, TV filmmaker-presenter and international motivational speaker, is best known for his arduous expeditions to remote corners of the globe, journeys famously achieved not with a satellite phone, GPS or any of the usual “backup” but by undertaking a testing ...

  • Chris Anderson
    Chris Anderson Editor in Chief - Wired Magazine

    As editor-in-chief of Wired magazine, Chris Anderson is one of the most knowledgeable, insightful and articulate voices at the center of the new economy. In a series of groundbreaking articles and books, he has identified important new trends in the economy and described new business models for seiz...

  • Paddy Ashdown
    Paddy Ashdown Former Liberal Democrat Leader

    Paddy Ashdown was born in New Delhi on 27 February 1941, and is the eldest of 7 children. When he was 4 years old, his family returned to Britain to buy a farm in Ulster. Between 1959 and 1972 he served as a Royal Marines Officer and saw active service as a Commando Officer in Borneo and the Persian...

  • James Averdieck
    James Averdieck MD GU Chocolate Puds

    James spent 9 years in Food industry working for both Safeway and St Ivel and learnt about Sales and Marketing and running businesses. With St Ivel he moved to Belgium and became a convert to Belgian gastronomy and, as he says, ‘went native on the chocolate front’

  • Tom Avery
    Tom Avery Polar Explorer Mountaineer Author And Motivational Speaker

    As one of only 41 people in history to have reached both the North and South Poles on foot and a veteran of over a dozen mountain and polar expeditions, Tom Avery is one of the bright stars amongst the UK's new generation of explorers.

  • Nighat Awan OBE
    Nighat Awan OBE Restaurant Entreprenuer and Chief Executive

    Nighat she had opened a chain of fashion boutiques in the North West. With her husband Rafiq Awan she opened the first Shere Khan restaurant in Rusholme in 1987. Together they have positioned the Shere Khan Group as a global brand in the restaurant and food manufacturing industry.

  • Steve Backley OBE
    Steve Backley OBE Olympic Medalist

    After seven Gold medals, three world records, two Olympic silver medals and one bronze, Steve Backley nally hung up his javelin at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, showing he was still one of the world’s best by placing 4th in the final. For over a decade, Steve was one of Britain’s mo...

  • Nick Baker
    Nick Baker Presenter Really Wild Show

    When it comes to presenting wildlife Nick Baker is the total package – an edgy, exciting TV presenter with incredible drive and passion. His experience encompasses expeditions to the wildest parts of the planet in search of weird, bizarre and incredible creatures. His 3D one-off specialNick Ba...

  • Matt Baker
    Matt Baker TV & Radio Presenter

    Seven and a half years on Blue Peter established Matt Baker as one of the best loved and most versatile presenters in the show's history, winning him 2 BAFTA awards

  • Matt Barbet
    Matt Barbet ITN News Presenter

    Matt Barbet presents Five News on Channel 5, as well as reporting from around the world. Equally comfortable in the studio or on the road, Matt has been embedded with British forces in Afghanistan for several weeks, anchored live from the Ethiopian highlands, and witnessed the devastating effects of...

  • Sue Barker MBE
    Sue Barker MBE BBC Sports Presenter

    Sue is the UK’s leading female sports presenter. She is firmly established as the BBC's main anchor, fronting every major sporting event in the calendar from the Olympics and Wimbledon to the Grand National and the London Marathon.

  • Nigel Barlow
    Nigel Barlow Creative thinking | Innovation | Leadership | Strategy

    Nigel May Barlow is an Agent Provocateur, Creative Coach, and Business Rocker. He was a founding director of the Tom Peters organization in Europe but now runs his own consultancy.

  • John Digger Barnes MBE
    John Digger Barnes MBE Football Team Manager Soccer Commentator And TV Pundit

    TV pundit, former club manager, and highest capped black England footballer.John Charles Bryan Barnes MBE is a Jamaican-born English former footballer and manager, who currently works as a commentator and pundit for ESPN and SuperSport.