Paris Lees

Critically Acclaimed Author, Broadcaster & British Vogue's First Transgender Columnist



How to hire Paris Lees

Contact the Champions Speakers agency to provisionally enquire about Paris Lees for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

** We do not accept requests for autographs, signed merchandise, fan mail, birthday messages or any other non-commercial contact with the speakers or acts. Each speaker on the website may not have necessarily worked with Champions in the past but are known to perform such engagements within the industry.


During the COVID-19 pandemic, Paris attended many virtual events, booked as the exciting speaker. Read the feedback she has received below.

"Many thanks for all your assistance over the past few weeks, we've had a load of positive comments back from folks already." – Patrick, Snapchat

"Paris Lees was one of the best speakers we’ve ever had. Her friendly and engaging personality started so many amazing (and necessary) conversations. It’s weeks later and our employees are still reaching out to me to tell me how much her event meant to them." - Sarah, Highspot


Paris is also regularly booked to engage audiences at in-person events, read her latest feedback below.

"Paris was so amazing! Friendly, engaging- everything! The event went even better than I anticipated. Thank you so much for your help and please send all of my thanks to Paris as well. I've already spent the last hour talking to employees who reached out to tell me how much they loved her and the event" - Sarah, High Spot 

“Paris really resonated with our audience and she spoke so eloquently and honestly. She held the room spellbound. Her talk generated lots of questions in the room and she responded to each question in a truly professional manner and was very willing to share her insights.” - Olivia, Royal College of Nursing

"Last night was such a success and Paris was absolutely fantastic. We have had so much positive feedback and Paris’ talk was incredibly powerful and resonated with everyone in the room." - Candice, Eversheds Sutherland

"We were delighted to have Paris Lees join us at our NHS Diversity & Inclusion event to deliver the keynote speech. Paris shared her experiences in a very raw and honest way which was eye-opening for delegates in attendance but also very inspirational. Delegates were not short of questions when Paris opened the room up to Q&A and we want to thank her for sharing her story with us. Paris really helped bring in some perspective of why we are wanting to make a positive change for D&I in the NHS!" - Grace, HMFA

"Many thanks for all your assistance over the past few weeks, we've had a load of positive comments back from folks already." – Patrick, Snapchat

  • Co-Founder of All About Trans
  • The First Transgender Columnist for British Vogue
  • The First Transgender Presenter on Radio 1 & Channel 4
  • 2014 - Named on the Rainbow List 
  • 2013 - Topped The Independent on Sunday’s Pink List
  • 2012 - Won the Positive Role Model Award for LGBT at the National Diversity Awards
  • 2019 - Named as a Pantene Ambassador
  • 2021 - Published ‘What it Feels Like for a Girl’