Speakers on world affairs

Take a global perspective on geopolitics, economics and international relations from economists, politicians and renowned journalists

Browse our roster of the most sought-after speakers on world affairs. These speakers cover topics such as the global economy, current events and emerging economies to politics, financial markets and the environment.

World affairs speakers

Alf Rehn Speaker
Highly engaging Thinkers50 recognised thought leader and speaker focusing on innovation and new wave creative business management
Melissa Sterry Speaker
A renown serial innovator of sustainability innovation and disruptive strategy in fields including cities and the built environment, design, and the visual and media arts
Martha Lane-Fox Speaker
Co-founder of lastminute.com, UK Digital Champion, non-executive director of Marks and Spencer
Lucy Adams Speaker
Former HR director & executive board member of the BBC
Adrienne Lawler Speaker
Much-loved British TV presenter, broadcaster and communications consultant
Alison Edgar Speaker
One of the UK’s Top 10 business advisers. Working with some of the UK’s leading entrepreneurs, Alison’s quirky approach to sales has led her to become a thought leader in her field
Theo Paphitis Speaker
A dragon who understands that cash is king in the world of business
Steve Ridgway Speaker
Former CEO of Virgin Atlantic airlines
Stuart Hampson Speaker
Chairman of The Crown Estate and former chairman of the John Lewis Partnership