A Leading International Speaker Consultation & Booking Service

Pierluigi Collina

Former Italian referee, Pierluigi has been hailed as the best referee of his generation, being awarded best referee of the year six times by FIFA. As a world renowned face Pierluigi is a perfect after-dinner speaker, ideal to enhance a conference or dinner event. A master in succeeding his goals, Pierluigi can tell audiences how he got to be the best in the business.

Pierluigi Collina was, without a doubt, one of the world's greatest football referees and is one of the mostrecognizedd faces around the globe today.

Pierluigi provides a world-renown face to enhance any conference or dinner event. The Italian former football referee reached the highest level in the game and was renowned for his pinpoint decision making, fairness and calming influence. His amusing after dinner speeches include anecdotes from both on and off the pitch and he also delivers motivational speeches for conferences.

Very professional, extremely supportive in pre-event prep and onsite, great insights and knowledge sharing, truly nice to work with!
Teradata (UK) Ltd

Pierluigi's career highlights include the final of the Atlanta Olympic Games in 1996, the UEFA Champions League Final in Barcelona in 1999, the World Cup in France in 1998, Euro 2000 and the World Cup Final in 2002. Mr. Collina has been a referee since 1977 and was voted best referee of the world voted by IFFHS for 6 consecutive years between 1998 and 2003 as well as best referee in the Italian league for 6 years.

An economics graduate (cum laude) from the University of Bologna, Mr. Collina is a financial consultant by profession (Italian League referee is not a full-time position). As well as the awards he has collected on the pitch, Mr. Collina has been honoured around the world for his achievements. These honours include the Commendatore dell'Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana bestowed upon him in 2003.

Outside of his football and professional life, Pierluigi is an energetic champion of good causes. He was International Red Cross' ambassador for the campaign "Children in war", 2004, and FIFA Ambassador for the SOS Italia Children Villages. He is the author of the book "The Rules of the Game", published in Italy in 2003 and translated in more than 10 different languages and 20 countries.

Pierluigi provides a fascinating glimpse of what it takes to be the best and stay the best and how dedication to a goal in life has led to fame and success - plus many anecdotes from the challenges he has faced when managing "interesting situations"

For further information or to book Pierluigi Collina, please call us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

What people said about Pierluigi Collina

Extremely efficient and professional. He was a pleasure to work with and delivered a very interesting and engaging after dinner speech.
Royal Bank of Scotland Global Banking & Markets
Excellent both during his presentation and his onstage interview. Upbeat, humorous, informative and was extremely well received.
Global Conference Organisers

Other speakers you might like

 Drum Cafe

Drum Cafe

With a history of over 5000 events in 19 Countries, Drum Cafe delivers an unforgettable interactive event…
Tommy Docherty

Tommy Docherty

"The Doc"- great Scottish football legend and king of the one liners, Tommy has created a new legend…
Alan Hansen

Alan Hansen

One of the most respected pundits in football today, Alan Hansen made his name as a pundit on Match of…
Pen Hadow

Pen Hadow

Pen Hadow was the first Briton to trek, without resupply, to both Poles. He is a motivational speaker…
Wayne Visser

Wayne Visser

Founder and CEO of CSR International, Wayne Visser is a captivating speaker on sustainability & corporate…
Top