SPEAKER DIRECTORY

 

Welcome to our Speaker directory

Our speakers are leaders at the top of their industry, influencing and shaping their sector or society.

We connect speakers and their prestigious networks to state school students across the UK, through ‘Inspiration’ (school talks) and our Experience programme (Insight Days, Work Experience).

Our network is 1,700 strong and growing. See who’s already taking part below.

  • To find out how we work and what talks are about, see our School Talks page.
  • If you are looking for information for your talk, please see our Speaker Guides here.
  • To take part, find out more about the commitment on our FAQ page.

 

Dr Martin Coath

Freelance Communicator and Associate Lecturer (Plymouth University)

Craig Coben

Global Head of Equity Capital Markets, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Philip Coggan

Columnist, The Economist

Yvonne Coghill

Director Workforce Race Equality Standard Implementation, NHS England

Annabella Coldrick

Chief Executive, Music Managers Forum

Margaret Cole

Chief Risk Officer & General Counsel, PwC LLP

Professor Michael Coleman

Professor of Toxicology

Jim Coleman

CEO, We Are Social

Sarah Coleman

Illustrator, Inkymole

Simon Collins

Founder, Gold Collins Associates & Serial Chairman and Board member

Claudine Collins

Managing Director UK, MediaCom

Damian Collins

Member of Parliament for Folkestone & Hythe

Robert Colvile

Director, Centre for Policy Studies & Editor-in-Chief, CapX

Louisa Compton

Commissioning Editor of Dispatches, Channel 4 News

Dan Connolly

Sports Marketing Executive, Consul Sports Club

Noreen Connolly

Managing Director, Beam

Clare Connor

Chief Executive, The Place

Nicola Cook

Chief Opportunity Officer & CEO, Company Shortcuts Ltd

Anna Cook

Director of Customer Service & Director of Women in Leadership, BSkyB

Allan E Cook CBE DSc

Chairman, High Value Manufacturing Catapult & Non-Executive Chair, HS2 Ltd

Andy Cooke

Chief Constable, Merseyside Police

Justin Cooke

Chief Content & Partnerships Officer, FutureLearn

Zaki Cooper

Director of Philanthropy and Communications, Dorfman Family Office

Pavita Cooper

Founder, More Difference

Paula Cooper

Director, Consumer One, Toyota GB

Tracey Cooper

Executive Producer, Nexus Studios

Ben Cooper

Former Controller, BBC Radio 1 & BBC Radio 1Xtra

Diane Cote

Chief Risk Officer at The London Stock Exchange Group

Jason Cotterrell

Chief Operating Officer - Outdoor, Global

Ed Couchman

General Manager, Snap Inc.

Paul Coulson

Chairman, Ardagh Group

Mike Coupe

CEO, Sainsbury's

Clive Cowdery

Founder, The Resolution Group

Ben Cowell

Director General, Historic Houses Association

Sarah Cowley

Head of Prosperity Fund Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Dr Stewart Cowley

Fund Manager, Old Mutual Global Investors

David Cox

Sales Director, TrustFord

Simon Cox

Investigations Editor, BBC Arabic

Professor Brian Cox

Particle Physicist & TV Presenter

Diane Coyle CBE

Bennett Professor of Public Policy, University of Cambridge

Keith Craig

Former Soldier, Journalist, Businessman, Intelligence Officer, Banker, CEO

Matt Craigie Atherton

Former Chief Production Officer, Mother London

Jason Cranswick

Commercial Director, Jardine Motor Co

John Cresswell

CEO, Bibby Line Group and former COO of ITV

Stuart Cresswell

Aftersales Director, TrustFord

Michael Crick

Political Correspondent, Channel 4 News

Phil Critchlow

CEO & Founder, TBI Media

Professor Stuart Croft

Vice Chancellor and President, University of Warwick

Pippa Cross

Film Producer, CrossDay Productions

Tim Crow

Former CEO, Synergy

Charlie Crowe

Founder of the 'Festival of Media', adviser to technology companies and media industry entrepreneur

David Cruickshank

Partner and Former Chairman, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited

Tracy Crump

Head of Commercial (Mullner), Bentley

Dr Nicholas Cullinan

Director, National Portrait Gallery

Andy Culpin

MD, 12 Yard Productions

Professor Ian Cumming

CEO, Health Education England

Sir Jon Cunliffe

Deputy Governor, Financial Stability at The Bank of England

Edwina Currie

Writer, Broadcaster and Former MP