Claire Young


Runner-up on the BBC business series The Apprentice and successful business woman in her own right Claire Young is an esteemed motivational speaker who has toured the UK providing advice and outlining development schematics at business management speaker events.

With a work history that includes some of the biggest cosmetics companies in the world, it’s undeniable that Claire Young brings expertise and experience to all her business management speaker events, having spent time at L’Oreal and Superdrug Claire has experience in sales and marketing on a global scale.

In her work as a motivational speaker, Claire discusses the impact that The Apprentice, and the looming shadow of Sir Alan Sugar, had upon her work ethic and business style. Claire brings all the lessons she learnt from Sir Alan to the table at each of her business management speaker events as well as offering audiences an insight into what life was really like on the show!

Claire continues to work in business and is a successful entrepreneur, she has also worked as an advisor to the UK Government and is a champion of women in business. Claire has co-founded Girls Out Loud and School Speakers both of which are organisations that help young people into the world of business. As a founding member of Girls Out Loud Claire often works as a motivational speaker for the organisation, touring schools and colleges and raising the profile of women in business to the next generation.

To book business management speaker, Claire Young to make a personal appearance at 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, Claire is known to cover the following topics:

  • Business & Motivation
  • Retail & Business Management
  • Drive & Determination
  • Peak Performance
  • Overcoming Adversity

Watch Claire on The Apprentice, here: