Walé Yusuff

Leading Business & Start-Up Speaker

Experienced business speaker Walé Yusuff built his career on the strengths of his own personality and inspirational ideas; originally working as a motivational speaker at a variety of corporate, private and community functions Walé has expanded his after dinner speaker presentations to include the world of business and entrepreneurship.

An engaging and enigmatic business management speaker Walé prides himself on offering genuine and user friendly advice and insight into creating a successful business start-up. He has toured prolifically around the UK and is passionate about helping young business people to invigorate and elevate their start-ups into the challenging and competitive world of international business. A successful business owner in his own right, Walé boasts involvement in a number of start-ups from founder to executive, including the nationally renowned DriversEdgeUK.com, the UK’s first online community for new and young drivers.

An entirely unique concept upon launch DriversEdgeUK gives users the opportunity to connect with peers on the same journey, receive discounts and offers, the best car insurance options for their specific motoring group and over 200 pieces of informative content. The business has worked closely with global internet businesses such as Moneysupermarket.com and Confused.com, garnered resources from ATS and Honda and boast Greenflag, ZipCar, TomTom and Halfords Autocentre amongst its affiliates.

A particularly apt business speaker for those in the automotive business Walé Yusuff has also pioneered the S.A.M.E Academy, a driver awareness company passionate about ensuring young people have access to all the information they may require as both a driver and passenger. Utilizing interactive workshops and seminars the S.A.M.E Academy has worked with councils and colleges around the country and has become one of the most reputable service providers in its specialist area.

As part of his work as a lecturer and after dinner speaker for the S.A.M.E Academy, Walé Yusuff has presented to more than 20,000 young people as well as working with both the Direct Line Group and Michelin. In addition, the Academy has been called upon to represent the United Kingdom in the European road safety forum, and is a central member of the United Nations road safety collaboration. Walé Yusuff has held audiences with Tessa Jowell, Gordon Brown and been recognised as the UK’s leading young driver specialists after highly rated appearances on Sky News, ITV News, LBC and BBC Radio.

As a business management speaker, Walé is particularly adept at addressing young audiences, his dynamic and enthusiastic presentation style ensures that all those who attend his business speaker presentations remain engaged throughout and leave well informed and inspired. The success of his own businesses give Walé a plethora of possible examples and anecdotes upon which to draw in his work as a business management speaker, whilst his particular interest in the motoring industry and the education of young people have helped to make him one of the most sought after motivational speakers in the further and higher education arena.

To book Walé Yusuff as the business management speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

“Walé was a guest speaker at one of the important taster days set up to promote our brand new School for Entrepreneurs. All communication with Walé was professional and I would not hesitate to work with him again. I highly recommend Walé.”

“Walé is an enthusiastic and high-energy performer with a great ability to encourage and energize groups to get a job done.”

“Walé is great to work with. His is a very good communicator, confident and manages a room of people very well. He is dependable and makes an excellent team member.”

“I have worked with Walé on numerous occasions across the country delivering events to groups of up to 250. Walé’s incredible energy and positivity are fundamental in the success of each event.”

“Walé has to be one of the most personable and inspiring people that I have met. I first saw him facilitating an event in Birmingham and instantly knew that he would be the perfect person to help inspire our students.”