Richard McCann

Brilliant Motivational & Inspirational Speaker

On a cold and misty morning in October 1975, Richard McCann woke to discover his mother was missing. He was just five years old. She was the first victim of the notorious Yorkshire Ripper, Peter Sutcliffe. Despite other tragic losses, and a period of dabbling with drugs and prison, Richard decided to turn his life around. He grew to become a motivational speaker and loving family man, with a film of his life in development.

Today, Richard has delivered over 2,000 presentations around the world, inspiring audiences with his story of overcoming adversity, and sharing his powerful iCan approach.

In 2009 he founded the iCanSpeak Academy, training individuals and teams to enhance their presentation skills and communicate their message authentically and with confidence so they achieve more effective results. Whether you are in business, public services or education, the way your people think makes all the difference to the way they act – and therefore, impacts the results they achieve.

Richard McCann shares his unique story and iCan philosophy in an engaging way that shocks, entertains, motivates and inspires. He understands overwhelming adversity and shares how to help overcome real-life challenges. Thousands of people have already benefited from Richard’s motivational story and iCan approach. Audiences leave inspired to take control and take action to succeed.

To book Richard McCann as the motivational speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When Richard’s at corporate events, he is known to cover the following topics:

  • Drive & Determination
  • Overcoming Adversity
  • Overcoming Obstacles
  • Dealing With Pressure
  • iCan Philosophy