Jamil Qureshi is an inspiring keynote speaker who delivers a genuine masterclass on how to achieve high performance. Jamil, one of an elite band of external psychologists ever to be allowed to study astronauts on the NASA Space Programme, has helped six sports professionals achieve world number one rank in their sports, and worked with several multinational brands delivering change and leadership board level programmes.
Jamil Qureshi's work with some of the biggest names in sport and business lends itself to memorable keynotes packed full of practical takeaways, which were previously proven to optimise performance at NASA, the European Ryder Cup team and chart-topping musicians. Jamil’s techniques have also developed and delivered board level leadership and management programmes for Coca Cola, Hewlett Packard, Emirates Airlines, Serco, Marks and Spencer, and Royal Bank of Scotland.
Jamil has worked from CEO and board level down to middle management in companies spanning 24 countries, delivering the necessary change and performance programmes. His work includes the Lloyds Banking Group's substantial integration strategy and The Post Office's 'The Post Office Way' when they separated from Royal Mail.
He was appointed the first-ever official psychologist to the European Ryder Cup team by captain Ian Woosnam in 2006 which recorded a history with a record-equalling victory margin. Jamil subsequently worked with 22 of the top 50 golfers in the world, including two world number one's.
Jamil's work also took him to work in Formula 1 with drivers David Coulthard and Eddie Irving, and the 2009 Ashes winning England cricket team. He has also worked with three English Premiership football clubs.
He was remarkably one of a select group of external psychologists ever to be allowed to study astronauts on the 2008 NASA Space Programme and is returning once again in Spring 2020.
Taking this knowledge further he co-founded We Do Things Differently. In this role, he works with a team to drive meaningful change. Helping delegates in the business world to understand the difference between activity and productivity, his compelling presentations drive change and truly engage his audiences.
Jamil spent 2019 working in over 20 different countries helping teams to fulfil their true potential.
Jamil is a globally recognised speaker on the psychology of performance, psychology of leadership, leadership attitudes, improving people, cultural change techniques, and team performance. He has addressed former US presidents at the K Club in Ireland, and shared a stage with General Peter Pace, Head of Joint Chief of Staff (the highest US military ranking officer) at the NASDAQ in New York.
As a lecturer on the prestigious World Program in the US, UK and China through Ashridge and Fordham Business Schools and Qing Dao University, Jamil has expounded his wisdom all over the world
Incisive and inspirational, Jamil is a captivating speaker who will deliver any company a genuine masterclass for achieving success.