Top retail speaker Mary Portas is recognised as a leading retail and marketing guru, as is Jacqueline Gold, of Ann Summers and Kim Winser - chairman of luxury lingerie brand Agent Provocateur, as well as retail expert and speaker Jo Malone. Their mantra is to change the face of retail in the UK. Along with others in our vast catalogue of retail speakers, they define what a business requires to succeed – and are our most popular speakers.
This popular theme is central to rejuvenating businesses and high street companies, which would struggle without the sage advice of experts in the field.
Speakers Corner holds a vast and varied catalogue of keynote and conference speakers specialising in retail. For more information on retail speakers or details for booking a retail speaker for your next event, please contact us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Following the immense success of Firebox, Michael shares his success stories. A young and gifted entrepreneur, Michael's presentation is fun and enthusiastic
Together with Richard Richardson, John turned Harry Ramsden's from a single Fish & Chip shop into a highly successful international brand on a shoestring
Simon Calver is CEO of Mothercare, his entrepreneurial spirit and personal success combine to establish a truly inspirational and charismatic keynote speaker.
Niall is recognised as one of the top young global leaders, capable of championing and leading change at all levels in an organisation.
Second Vice-President of Inditex (Zara), former CEO of Mercedes Benz & Iberia Airlines
Emma Forbes is one of the nation’s best loved broadcasters and personalities. Aside from presenting, she channels her skills into her own lifestyle blog site. She is an accomplished and experienced awards host.
Renowned for his work at the Dome & EuroDisney, PY heads up the Xscape retail complex and has a wealth of business knowledge to share with all
CEO of Ann Summers and Knickerbox, Jacqueline Gold is one of Britain's most successful businesswomen and an inspiration to thousands of women.
Sir Stuart Hampson was chairman of the John Lewis Partnership for 14 years and was one of the most successful leaders of a blue-chip company and a highly regarded businessman.
Entrepreneur, and star of the hit Channel 4 series, Willie’s Wonky Chocolate Factory, Willie Harcourt-Cooze is the man for whom chocolate is a way of life.
Founder & former CEO of First Direct & Egg, Mike Harris offers customised keynote speeches on entrepreneurism, technology, innovation and customer service
Co-Founder of Coffee Republic, Sahar Hashemi is an entreprenuer with an extraordinary and inspirational tale of turning an idea into a reality.
Wayne Hemingway is co-founder of fashion label Red or Dead and HemingwayDesign
David Hieatt is an entrepreneur in the purest sense of the word. From Howies to a current and sustainable jeans company, his expertise lies in creativity, fashion, business and teamwork.
Editor of Private Eye and star of 'Have I Got News For You', Ian Hislop is always topical and a sensational after dinner speaker and awards host.
Brent Hoberman shot to fame in the 'dotcom' boom, when he co-founded lastminute.com. Brent's venture survived the bubble and has gone from strength to strength.
Luke Johnson grew Pizza Express from 12 restaurants to over 250. He then started Signature, which owned The Ivy and Le Caprice, as well as the Belgo chain.
Entrepreneur Peter Jones of Dragon's Den is one of the leading television business celebrities of today.
Sir Terry Leahy, CEO of Tesco, has transformed Tesco from a follower into the number one supermarket in the UK. He is an experienced and charismatic keynote speaker.
Jo Malone is an entrepreneur whose first eponymous line of fragrances is still one of the world’s best selling luxury lines. She is a creative and innovative keynote speaker with an inspirational story to tell.
Joe is Communities Manager for Innocent - with the stated mission of maintaining innocent's open, honest and interesting contact with their customers.
Andrew spent over 20 years with the John Lewis Partnership. He is widely recognised for developing John Lewis' much admired sales and service culture.
Born in Limassol, Cyprus, Theo came to England with his parents when he was six years old. He has built his reputation on turning around failing businesses.
Alex comes from a long line of hoteliers - she is the host of highly acclaimed show, The Hotel Inspector. Alex is a great speaker on customer service.
'Queen of Shops' Mary Portas is recognised as a leading retail marketing guru having worked with brands such as Harvey Nichols, Harrods, Top Shop and Miss Selfridge to name but a few
Jay Rayner is a regular on the One Show and the Guardian Food Critic. His observations on the restaurant business are ideal for either an after dinner speech or keynote session
Stuart Rose is a stalwart of business, a leading authority in retail and management. His track record in turning around struggling retailers is indisputable.
Tom Savigar speaks and advises around the world about the emotional connection people form with brands, products, retailers & services
Managing Director of JoJo Maman Bébé, Laura Tenison's ethos in business is to build good relationships with both suppliers and staff while delivering amazing products and service to clients
James Timpson is Managing Director of Timpson, the UK's largest shoe repairer, key cutter, engraver and watch repairer.
Multi-award winning designer, entrepreneur and corporate speaker Amanda Wakeley OBE, creates stylish, supremely luxurious womenswear and accessories.
One of the most astute and determined businessmen of recent years, Tim is the founder of Waterstone's bookstores and former Chairman of HMV Media Group
Nick Wheeler is Founder and Managing Director of Charles Tyrwhitt Shirts, the leading mail order clothes company.
Sarah has won multiple entreprenuerial and business awards and has appeared on television programmes as a business expert including 'The Restaurant.'