Scotty Mills

Royal Marine Officer, Head of Performance & Training for the Royal Marines. Performance Expert Who Helped England Win the Rugby World Cup & Football Euros in 2020 - Nicknamed Gareth's Secret Weapon

Never Give In: The 12 Commando Rules for Life

Never Give In: The 12 Commando Rules for Life

How to hire Scotty Mills

Contact the Champions Speakers Agency to provisionally enquire about hiring Scotty Mills for your next event, today. To get in touch, simply call an official booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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Scotty Mills' official speaking topics are listed below:

  • Develop a Culture of Excellence
  • Leading Under Pressure 
  • Culture of Leadership Development 
  • Lessons in Leading in a Crisis
  • Growing a Successful Team
  • Leading When Things Go Wrong
  • How to Pivot
  • Build Resilience
  • Commando Mindset
  • Sense of Purpose and Belonging
  • Values and Identity
  • Performing Under Extreme Pressure
  • How Key Values Can Become The Norm
  • Invest in the Mental 'Wealth' of Your Team

Official Feedback from In-Person & Virtual Events

Feedback from In-Person Events:

"Scotty Mills has inspired me as a Leader and had a big impact on what I’ve done over the last couple of years." - Gareth Southgate OBE England Football Manager

"Scotty's presentation was inspiring as well as entertaining, fitting in with a lot of the messages and values we were celebrating at the awards. Scotty himself was so humble and happy to take questions and speak to guests throughout the evening." - Hannah, Events Manager, Youth Sports Trust

"Now and again you go to a conference and a speaker comes on and takes command of the audience with their first sentence. Major Scotty Mills is such a person." - Mike, CEO, British Institute of Innkeeping

"The inspirational Scotty Mills injected the Royal Marines ethos into the England Football Team sparking a miraculous run at the World Cup in Russia. Scotty, you are absolutely brilliant!" - Lorraine Kelly, TV Presenter

"Scotty was super engaging and the whole team was extremely interested in everything he had to say." - Emily, Head Support Coordinator, Light Source BP

  • 2022 - Named the Amazon #1 Movers & Shakers for Never Give In: The 12 Commando Rules for Life
  • 2020 - Ambassador of Only A Pavement Away
  • 2020 - Charity Advisor of Care After Combat
  • 2020 - Senior Advisor for Be Military Fit
  • 2019 - Board Member of the Culture Panel of UK Sport
  • 2017 - Head of Physical Training, Performance and Sport for the Royal Marines
  • 2017 - Advisor for The Football Association
  • 2011 - Chief of Staff for the Royal Marines Reserve
  • 2009 - Officer Commanding Royal Marines Recruiting and Selection
  • 2007 - Logistical Planning Officer of the Royal Marines
  • 2006 - Head of Rehab at the Commando Training Centre for the Royal Marines
  • 2004 - Media Operations Officer for the Royal Marines
  • Awarded the Sun Milles and named the Most Inspiring Serviceman