Book an Overcoming Adversity Speaker for your conference or event.

We have a great selection of Inspirational People who have Overcome Adversity who can deliver keynote presentations and workshops at events, meetings and conferences.

Our speakers tell stories of overcoming adversity and relate the lessons learnt to the workplace, inspiring delegates to face their challenges. For a larger list, please visit our Motivational Speakers section.

Please search our extensive list of Inspirational Speakers below, which includes Sportsmen and Sportswomen, Olympians, Explorers, Military Leaders, Renowned Business Leaders, Politicians, Academics, Business Coaches and Best-Selling Business Authors, plus many more.

If the speaker you require is not listed below please contacts us.

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Brad Burton

The Motivational Speaker – Telling it as it is!

Biography

Carole Spiers

Stress Management & Resilience Expert

Biography

Chris Hunter QGM (Major)

Bomb Disposal Specialist

Biography

Clarke Carlisle

Ex PFA Chairman and Mental Health Campaigner

Biography

David Blunkett (Rt. Hon. Lord)

Former Home Secretary for the Labour Party

Biography

Digby Jones

Ex CBI Boss & UKTI Minister

Biography

Gerald Ratner

Jewellery Entrepreneur

Biography

Heather Mills

Activist, Entrepreneur, Model & World Record Breaker

Biography

Martyn Dawes

Coffee Nation Founder

Biography

Mike Jackson (General Sir)

Former Head of the British Army

Biography

Monica Lewinsky

Social Activist & Anti-Bullying Advocate

Biography

Nick Leeson

The Rogue Trader

Biography

Patrick Marriott (Maj. Gen.)

Former Commandant of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst

Biography

Paul McKenna

One of the World’s Leading Modern Self-Help Gurus

Biography

Petra Velzeboer

Improving Mental Health at Work

Biography

Rachel Elnaugh

Former Dragon and Red Letter Days Founder

Biography

Rob and Paul Forkan

Tsunami Survivors and Gandys Co-Founders

Biography

Steve Ridgway CBE

Former Virgin Atlantic CEO

Biography

Tim Collins OBE

Former British Military Commander

Biography

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