Richard Charles Lawrence

Army Veteran, Author, Speaker & Expert Problem Solver

Richard was Captain and Operations Officer of Taskforce Helmand in Afghanistan at the height of the conflict with the Taliban. His ability to successfully solve complex problems was often the difference between life and death on the battlefield. The problem-solving techniques used in this ever-changing high-pressure environment translate entirely through to business and life. Richard now delivers energetic, thought-provoking and perspective-altering seminars which are focused on Resilience & Discipline, Effectively Managing Pressure & Stress, Management & Leadership, Planning & Innovation and Culture & Ethos.

Richard followed his military career with a Masters Degree in Philosophy, became a qualified hypnotherapist, an award-winning salesman in the pharmaceutical industry and also became the UK Chief instructor for the martial art called ‘Keysi’ which you will have seen in James Bond, Batman Dark Knight and Jack Reacher movies. Richard’s book, Awakening The Warriorimproving your willpower through physical challenge, is available to purchase on Amazon.

Richard is in demand as an inspiring and thought-provoking trainer and speaker who can shape his training, talks and team building events to suit your requirements, with topics ranging from how to cope with pressure and be more robust in mind, body and emotions through to being more effective in leading and thinking.

To book Richard Charles Lawrence as the leadership 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 at corporate events, Richard is known to cover the following topics:

  • Resilience & Discipline
  • Effectively Managing Pressure
  • Management & Leadership
  • Planning & Innovation
  • Culture & Ethos

Watch Richard delivering a keynote speech, here: