Anneka Rice is an award-winning broadcaster and Britain’s favourite “Action Girl” since she shot to fame in Channel 4’s Treasure Hunt programme; which is still the Channel’s highest rating programme ever! She went on to devise “Challenge Annkea!” for the BBC and has been a presenter of many other shows across the Channels.
His engaging observational comedy and inspired one liners have made him a hit on the comedy circuit and a hot ticket at Edinburgh. Co-presenter on Frank Skinner's Absolute Radio show.
West Indies cricketing legend who is a sort after pundit, and popular corporate speaker. In the UK for the Cricket World Cup '19
400m athlete who is a regular on A Question of Sport, They Think It's All Over. A powerful speaker.
Anna is an established household name and award winning writer and presenter. Focusing on how "wellbeing" can change your life she is a brilliant motivational speaker.
Garry presents the sport on the Radio 4 Today programme and is the longest serving member, having appeared on the programme for 38 years! A very popular after dinner speaker and host.
Popular comedian from Liverpool whose been on Michael McIntyre, 8 Out of 10 Cats and Have I Got News For You among other programmes.
Matt is a multi-award winning stand-up comedian and one of the most exciting names on the circuit currently rising through the ranks.
One of the most experienced members of the GB women’s hockey team that won gold at the Rio Olympics. She and Kate Richardson-Walsh also made history as the first same sex married couple to win an Olympic medal playing for the same team.
Captain of GB and England Women’s Hockey and 2016 Olympic Gold Medallist. In winning gold Kate also made history (with Helen Richardson-Walsh) as one half of the first same-sex married couple to win an Olympic medal playing in the same team.
ITV sports presenter who has presented Champions League, FA Cup and England football as well as F1 and motorsport.
He was CEO of Virgin Atlantic for 12 years, from 2001-2013. Steve joined the airline in 1989 and saw it grow from two 747s to a fleet of 40 long haul aircraft flying 6 million passengers a year. A leading voice in the aviation industry, he is a keynote speaker on business topics and an after dinner speaker with a wealth of anecdotes.
Steve Ridgway CBE
The numbers expert on Countdown and Gadget Show presenter, she has taken part in Celebrity Mastermind and made several guest appearances on celebrity quiz shows. She has a keen interest in promoting maths and science to young people.
Dame Stella speaks about her life and career at a wide range of events for audiences worldwide: for major national and international corporate clients, business professionals, the public and private sectors, trades associations and schools.
Robert Rinder, also known as Judge Rinder, is an English criminal law barrister and television personality. He is best known for his role on the reality courtroom series Judge Rinder. He has been described as "the Simon Cowell of the bench ... in a British version of the hit American show Judge Judy.
Veteran journalist and broadcaster. A popular conference chair and facilitator.
Popular and well known motivational speaker and trainer. Prior to becoming a full time speaker, Nigel ran a successful financial brokerage taking it from a one man operation through VC involvement to flotation. Nigel has written a number of best selling business books and DVDs and speaks around the world.
In her globally praised TEDx talk, best-selling author, entrepreneur and social media influencer, Mel Robbins introduced the world to the science-backed secret to change–The 5 Second Rule. Over 13 million views later, The 5 Second Rule has become an international best-selling book translated into 29 languages, the #1 Audiobook in the world and a life-changing global movement inspiring people to quit procrastinating, become more courageous, accomplish goals, and change for the better.
Nicknamed 'The French Spiderman' or 'The Human Spider', Alain is renowned for his record breaking free solo climbing, scaling skyscrapers around the world. Alain suffers from vertigo but does not let that hold him back, a calculated risk taker he is not afraid of failing. A life motto and focus that is demonstrated at conventions and seminars around the world.
Winner of 'Stand Up Britain' with modern approach to traditional northern humour, Lea is now a regular on the after dinner entertainment circuit and a popular choice for corporate bookings.
Businesswoman and speaker on ecommerce, technology, female leadership, startups. CEO and founder of interiors/furniture business The Longest Stay.
Ashley Roberts is best known for being a member of one of the biggest girl groups in the world – The Pussycat Dolls!
Property, travel and lifestyle TV presenter and journalist. Martin's programmes include 'Wish You Were Here?' and 'Homes Under the Hammer'. He is a popular choice as event host, interviewer and after dinner speaker.
The greatest male paralympian whose medal tally equals Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson and Sarah Storey. Diagnosed with celebral palsy, he swam as part of his therapy. He has represented Wales and GB and has won multiple golds at the Sydney, Athens and Beijing Paralympics.
David Roberts CBE
BBC World business reporter. A highly experienced presenter of business programmes, specialising in international finance and economics. Also an experienced event host.
Former Scotland Rugby international who was the BBC's main rugby correspondent before retiring in Autumn ‘18. A very popular after dinner speaker.
Best known for presenting Time Team and playing Baldrick in Blackadder. A prolific author of books for adults and children - many on aspects of history.
Popular chef on Countrywise, renowned for his rustic cooking, and game.
An expert on Money Laundering and international best-selling American author of 20 books. A frequent guest on television and radio talk shows on both sides of the Atlantic. Often lectures to companies, particularly financial, on risk and how to avoid unwittingly getting involved with money laundering.
Musical impressionist who can sing one song in the style of a completely different singer; Edith Piaf doing Reggae? Katherine Jenkins does Kylie Minogue? You’ve got it! Credits include Deadringers, the Impressions Show, Newzoids and even Britain’s Got Talent.
James Robinson is a recent senior political advisor and former national newspaper journalist who ran the media strategy for Tom Watson MP’s successful bid to become deputy leader of the Labour party.
Former manager and player who is now an ambassador for Manchester United.
Actress and presenter, possibly best known for Birds of a Feather which has recently toured in a live theatre show.
Entrepreneur and former editor of Director Magazine and Real Business Magazine. Very experienced conference, seminar and awards host.
A journalist by trade, Michael is best known as the presenter of BBC's Tomorrow's World and the popular children's series Screen Test. He went on to found Blackrod, an independent production company.
An acknowledged international authority on leadership. Visiting Professor of Transformational Leadership at Cass Business School and former Global Head of Leadership at UBS. He is regularly interviewed by BBC, ITV, CNN, Sky News, Bloomberg and Al Jazeera.
An experienced broadcaster, presenter and producer, Chris is currently freelancing, appearing regularly on various channels including BBC TV and LBC radio.
Vegan ultra athlete and motivational speaker who came from near certain heart attack to becoming a triathlon champion. Truly motivational.
Olympian and World Champion sportswoman in two disciplines, Rowing and Cycling
Cookery writer, businessman, musician and creator of Reggae Reggae Sauce.
A lifetime of exploring, adventure, travel and enquiry, make Paul Rose a popular business and motivational speaker. As a consultant he specialises in providing leading edge thinking to align business with global sustainability issues.
As a Paralympic silver medallist and former World and European Judo Champion, Ian Rose is highly self-motivated. Both in his sporting and vocational careers, he shows incredible willpower to reach for goals and achieve winning performance, traits he shares with his audience to motivate and inspire them onto ever greater achievements.
Former Chief Executive and Chairman of Marks & Spencer. A stalwart of business, and a leading authority on retail and management with a reputation and track record for turning around struggling retailers. He is an impressive keynote speaker on business issues and has just been appointed to the House of Lords.
Jez Rose turns ordinary conferences, awards ceremonies, training workshops and keynote speaker slots into extraordinary, unforgettable experiences.
Paul J Rose is a brilliant "Voice of God" and nominee in best live performance/voice of god at the recent One Voice Awards.
Paul J Rose
Jim is one of the most familiar faces in television sport in Britain having been a main ITV presenter for over 30 years, and the face of Formula One for nearly 10 years.
Radio and TV host. A regular fixture for corporate events and awards.
Journalist and broadcaster possibly best known for Crimewatch. An excellent chair and conference moderator.
Former US Senior Advisor for Innovation to the Secretary of State
World famous chef and judge and presenter for the BBC's Masterchef: The Professionals. Renowned for classic French cuisine but with a modern twist.
Michel Roux Jr
David Rowan - Founding Editor-in-chief of WIRED’s UK edition (2008-17), is the author of Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from the World’s Smartest Minds (Transworld, 2019)
BBC Panorama reporter who has reported for Today and the Six O'Clock News. At the age of 19 he was wrongly imprisoned for a murder and robbery he didn't commit. In prison he studied journalism and the criminal justice system. 12 years later he was freed after the Court of Appeal quashed his wrongful convictions.
Exciting young comic and winner of the Best Joke of the Fringe ‘18. Laid-back but hilarious ad-libber.
Multiple gold medal winning track cyclist and part of the GB Cycling Team. She speaks passionately about her career and overcoming setbacks, both personal and in her sport.
Joanna Rowsell Shand MBE
Arguably the UK's leading warm-up man, comedian Ian has been with both The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent since the very beginning, working on all of Simon Cowell's shows on both sides of the Atlantic.
Britain's best-known commentator on the law. He appears regularly on Sky News and the BBC news channel and on Radio 4. He also writes for The Guardian and the Law Society Gazette.
Chartered psychologist, Sarah specialises in guiding organisations through the process of change and demonstrating how effecting transformation can be achieved. She has over 15 years experience coaching senior business leaders and their teams, and her work with major organisations has taken her all over the world.
Commentator and lecturer on US foreign policy and world affairs; broadcaster, journalist and financial communications strategist. James P. Rubin served under President Clinton as Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs and has been a top policy adviser and special negotiator.
James P. Rubin
Suzi’s innovative style captivates audiences with her engrossing tales of social ineptitude. Lauded as ‘a real stand up gem’ by The Guardian this young independent woman celebrates her working class roots with a sideways look at the world.
Journalist, reporter and author, who has been writing about technology and the Internet since 1995. A regular on BBC tech show Click.