Testimonials

 

We started off with an audience of 200, by the time he finished it was twice that
number. People were listening from the corridor!

Giles was superb and really inspired us to embrace change.

Coca-Cola

 

Giles absolutely enthralled our customers with his take on change and teamwork.
His humour and wonderful turn of phrase had everyone utterly captivated whilst
expressing our key values. He made it our best event ever!

Lloyds Private Banking, São Paulo

 

“Giles’ story is inspiring; we need more of this sort of thing. He has a valuable motivational
contribution to make, in terms of  coping with adversity, responding to
bad news and, despite
everything, setting his sights on winning. We would definitely 
hire him again as a speaker!”

Accenture

 

Giles gave a wonderful speech you gave at our Transformation & Celebration
conference. Our feedback from delegates was phenomenal and that it made a real
difference to how they perceived their roles within the company.

Ascham Homes

 

Giles speech was a highlight of our senior management away day. He is an utterly
compelling speaker, the audience were gripped! His story was both inspiring &
motivating for our team and he lifted our day. The best speaker I have ever worked
with! I would highly recommend him to any audience.

Automobile Association

 

Giles story is not only about Paralympic success, it is about adapting to overcome
unbelievable odds to achieve a dream. Told with wit and perfect frankness, he offers
us all an amazing and perfect model of how change can be managed and even
embraced for success.

Bechtel

 

Giles helped to underpin the message we wished to convey to our staff with his
humorous and touching speech. Simply first class.

British Olympic Association

 

A competitive market place must always be met with continual change and evolution,
Giles was able to express this in a very unique way with our staff. You could have
heard a pin drop!

EasyNet

 

There have been very few occasions when our 1000 colleagues have thanked a
Key Note speaker with such a genuine and rapturous standing ovation! A Gold
Medallist who is a thoroughly inspiring and captivating speaker.”

Greenwich Leisure Ltd

 

Thought provoking, entertaining and extremely well received by six hundred at
JPMorgan. Giles helped to remind us that we must always challenge our
preconceived ideas on what is achievable. Any organisation serious about committing
to empowering, motivating and inspiring their employees, should listen to Giles.

JP Morgan

 

The insight Giles gave through his personal experience, and the humour you injected
into your delivery, was both powerful and inspiring. Change is already happening
here!

Kuit Steinhart Levy

 

Giles is one of life’s true achievers. His journey from cancer survivor to gold medal
winner is truly inspirational, it makes him the ideal motivational speaker. His words
are extremely powerful.

Philips

 

Giles spoke at a Lloyd’s event with people from throughout the world but Giles
seemed to connect with them all. He is without a doubt one of the best speakers
we’ve ever had.

Lloyd’s Worldwide Markets

 

Giles gave us just what we wanted, asked for and needed! Motivation, inspiration and
sheer entertainment; he rounded off our day perfectly.

Lloyd’s America

 

Giles’ draws wonderful parallels from the sporting to business worlds.  Its
exceptionally powerful and when told with his wicked sense of humour and makes
for a incredibly motivating and inspiring story.

Max Bitel Greene

 

Giles speaking is inspiring and engaging. He leads his audience through his own
personal, and often emotional, journey to overcome change and drive towards world
class performance – providing lessons to be learnt for all organizations….”

Pentland Brands

 

Giles provides an intervention that is ideal for any organization or group who wish to
overcome serious challenges, or are about to go through significant change like us.
Giles has helped us prepare no end for the road ahead.

Reed Consulting

 

Our conference was designed to make everyone feel part of “The Team”,  part of the
bigger picture. Giles was both motivational, highly appropriate, was perfect to
conclude the day, and far done more eloquently than we could manage ourselves.

Smith & Williamson

 

Giles’ story one of the most moving yet motivational presentations I have ever seen.
His is a story which will touch very member of the audience and our staff still talk
about his presentation and often refereed to it.

Winterthur Life

 

Giles has spoken for us on several occasions. Each time our staff leave incredibly
inspired and motivated to move forward; both in their work for Visa and in their
personal lives.

Visa

Client List:

AA
AccentureAim HigherAnimal HealthASA

Ascham Homes

Association of Colleges

BAA

BBC

Bechtel

Bedrock Health

BISL

Bone Cancer Research Trust

BP

Branding Science

British Airways

British Swimming

British Olympic Association

British Paralympic Association

BT

Business Link

Channel 4

CH2M Hill

CIFPA

Circle Anglia

City University

Coca-Cola

Concerto Group

Credit Suisse

Crown

DCMS

Deloitte

Dorset Head Teachers Assoc

DRP Group

EasyNet

ECC

EDF

EventaUK

First Ascent

Foreign Office UK

Fresh Tracks

Friends Life Group

General Motors

Genesis

Genworth Financial

Genzyme

Gold Challenge

Greenwich Leisure

GSK

Hackney Borough Council

Hertfordshire County Council

Hill-Rom Ltd

Home Office UK

Homebase

IBM

Informa

Institute of Directors

ITV

JP Morgan

John Lewis Partnership

Jubilee Hall Trust

Kuit Steinhart LevyLDALloyd’s

Lloyd’s America

Lloyds Private Banking

Lloyds Banking Group

LOCOG

London Borough of Barking & Dagenham

LTA

Mace

Macmillan

Max Bitel Greene

Mazars

Murphy

Microsoft

Mole Valley

NALC

NHS

Nortel

Olympic Delivery Authority

Ogilvy

Pentland Group

Philips

Post Office

PWC

Qinetiq

Reed Consulting

Rotary International

Royal Sun Alliance

Sanofi

Segro

Severn Trent Water

Sir Robert McAlpine

Skills for Health

Smith & Williamson

South Yorkshire Sport

Speedo

Sports Coach UK

SportsAid

Sport England

Stoneham Herefordshire

Sunset+Vine

Takeda

Teenage Cancer Trust

Tesco

Total Swimming

Trading Standards

UCAS

UK Sport

University of East London

University of Leeds

University of Wales

Visa Europe

Visa International

Visa UK

Webroot

Westminster City Council

Winterthur Life

York City Council

Youth Sport Trust