David Magliano is a superb keynote speaker. David was at the forefront of the Olympic London 2012 bid and England 2018 bid. He is truly a leading light in the marketing world and has the ability to expertly cover topics such as advertising, e-commerce, PR, events, pricing and customer service.David Magliano will bring a fresh approach to any conference or event.
David Magliano is a superb keynote speaker. David was at the forefront of the Olympic London 2012 bid and England 2018 bid. He is truly a leading light in the marketing world and has the ability to expertly cover topics such as advertising, e-commerce, PR, events, pricing and customer service.
David Magliano was Director of Commercial and Marketing at England 2018, the organisation bidding for England to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He was responsible for building public support for the bid and for presenting England's plans to FIFA. Additionally, David was Director of Marketing for London's successful Olympic bid, where he masterminded the critical final presentation in Singapore immediately before the IOC vote.
Having been involved in winning and a losing high stake pitch, David offers great insight into the highs and lows and lessons learned.
Additionally, Magliano has also been Sales and Marketing Director of two low-cost airlines, easyJet and Go (of which he was a founder). His marketing strategies contributed to increasing Go's value from £100m to £400m in nine months, and at easyJet he was responsible for 400 people, annual revenues of £1billion, and a marketing budget of £60m across 13 European countries.
Before Go, David spent 10 years in advertising. He has been a director of two major advertising agencies.
David has created new brands and established a number of marketing teams from scratch. He has participated in three start-ups, a management buyout, several rounds of fund-raising, an exit, a merger and a voluntary liquidation.
David has experienced first-hand the work of many high-profile individuals, such as Sebastian Coe,Tony Blair, David Cameron Barbara Cassani,, Martin Sorrell, Stelios Haji-Hannou, James Dyson, Gordon Brown, David Beckham and members of the Royal family.
David is a non-executive Director of Glasses Direct, and a former non-executive director of Dyson. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
David was UK Marketer of the Year in 1999 and 2005, and Global Chief Marketing Officer of the Year in 2006. He was awarded an MBE in 2006, and is currently Managing Director of Membership for the Guardian.
David’s wealth of experience, combined with his engaging style make him an in-demand keynote speaker for any type of corporate event.