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Simon Bucknall, Leadership Communication Expert, Speaker and Coach - Helping Ambitious Leaders and Professionals on a Mission with their Communication. Award-Winning Speaker * Coach * Author * Masterclasses, based in London and travelling internationally, offers a range of sessions to suit your Team, Audience or Organisation

"Thank you for an incredibly entertaining and engaging workshop. The way that you incorporated the brief into the session was sublime, making it very relevant to CDL and our students.

We have received great feedback already and know it will be a highlight of the MBA for many. There were so many practical ideas that they can take into their consulting projects, working with ventures."

Greg Jones, Programme Manager, Creative Destructive Lab - Oxford December 2023


"...a massive thank you to Simon Bucknall who visited my MBA class at Imperial College Business School last month. Simon's three hour workshop on high-impact public speaking was incredibly beneficial and has hopefully helped me to become a more conscientious and effective speaker."

Chris James Campbell, CISSP HackerOne Evangelist/MBA Candidate at Imperial College (LinkedIn testimonial December 2023)

"The best training of the course so far. Impactful, thought provoking and engaging."

Course participant January 2023


"Top tier soft skills sessions such as this are therefore the reason I chose to come on this course."

Course participant January 2023


"FANTASTIC! This course was one of the best 4 hours I have had. He (Simon) made a huge difference in my approach to public speaking. I would like to do this again it was so good. Wonderful.."

Course participant January 2023


"During the Leaders in Innovation Fellowship (LIF) training back in 2017 we were asked to select a few topics for break out sessions. Choosing Simon's session was one of the best things I did. He is very engaging and relatable, and his simple invaluable tips are easy to remember.

Now five years on I am still applying what he taught us and always look forward to receiving an email from Simon for his latest sharing."

Shaliza Ibrahim, PROFESSOR at University of Malaya, (LinkedIn testimonial February 2022)


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Working with students at Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford

"Simon runs captivating classes for the Public Policy students at the Blavatnik School of Government ...Simon's personal flare and ability to engage is outstanding."

Tessa Vincent, Public Policy, Climate Action, Food Waste Production, Blavatnik School of Government, (LinkedIn testimonial February 2022)


IGD Leading Edge Annual Conference: 'Power Your Performance'

Queen Elizabeth ll Centre, Westminster, London

Simon Bucknall Keynote Speaker


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With brave volunteers onstage

IGD Leading Edge Annual Conference 'Power Your Performance'

If you'd like to learn more about what we offer please get in touch using the contact link at the top of this page.

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Opening Speaker, TEDxLondon - Beyond Borders - July 2018

Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London

'Why Public Speaking Should Be Taught In Schools'


Introduction & welcome to my showreel... 

When Your People are in the spotlight, how well equipped are they to capitalise on those precious minutes of opportunity?

  • To win new business

  • To inspire existing clients

  • To engage members of their team

  • To build the reputation and profile of your organisation

Take people's leadership communication to a new level. Fresh, practical, entertaining and insightful, your people gain surprising answers to the above challenges. Simon draws on years of experience helping tens of thousands of professionals from more than 100 countries to achieve greater impact.

Rest assured, your team will never view High Impact Speaking in quite the same way again.

What others say...

"You have this amazing ability to captivate the audience, making the event such a pleasure to attend. Feedback from senior colleagues has been extremely positive as well."

Harijot Chauhan, Director, Human Resources, Atlantis The Palm Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Looking for a high impact session for your next online conference or event?

If you'd like to learn more about what we offer please get in touch using the contact link at the top of this page.

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Finalist in the World Championship of Public Speaking 2017

Vancouver, Canada placing 2nd out of 30,000 +  competing speakers worldwide

Simon Bucknall delivering opening speech at TEDxLondon - July 2018

TEDxLondon, Beyond Borders - July 2018

'Why Public Speaking Should Be Taught In Schools'

Why Public Speaking Should Be Taught In Schools: Audiecne reaction


If you want a high-octane and entertaining opening speaker for your event

  • To cultivate greater self-belief & gravitas among your people

  • To build a more influential and effective sales force

  • To ignite the inspirational potential of your leadership team

...then I would be delighted to discuss how I may contribute to the knock-out success of your next event.
Simon Bucknall, TEDx Speaker, London

Opening Speech at TEDxLondon: Beyond Borders - July 2018

Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London

'Why Public Speaking Should Be Taught In Schools'

Keynote Speaker - Simon Bucknall

"When you speak, spelling doesn't matter!" Simon Bucknall

If you'd like to learn more about what we offer please get in touch using the contact link at the top of this page.

Speak soon...


"If there's one man who can make public speaking sound easy, it's Simon Bucknall."

The Chivas Venture


"I'd just like to let you know how well received your recent session was. We've had extremely positive feedback from the MBAs."

Emma Cooper, Careers Consultant, Imperial Business School


"Your session was most inspirational and I have learnt so much.

I had an opportunity to present to an audience just a couple of days after and it was the most successful public speaking I've ever done."

Agnes Guzik, Category Manager, FM & Trading Assets Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd.                                       

For Further Information Contact Simon | +44 (0)7834 083500 or complete ENQUIRY FORM

 I first worked with Simon to create a personal impact programme that has been so successful that we are now running the event for a sixth time.


Kathryn Stubley | Event Executive, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

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