Jeremy Snape

Former Cricketer Turned Performance Psychologist

British cricketer Jeremy Snape is an accomplished international and domestic player known for his talented off break bowling style. An accomplished cricket speaker Jeremy Snape has been working in the sports industry since the early 1990’s and alongside his professional abilities has achieved a Master’s Degree in Sports Psychology.

Embarking on his professional career with Northampton in 1991 Jeremy Snape was part of the team that won the NatWest trophy in his very first season. After eight years with the club Snape moved to Gloucestershire where he played a pivotal role in the teams treble and double wins of 2000 and 2001 respectively. Snape then moved to Leicestershire where he was part of the Twenty20 Cup winning team of 2004. Despite his retirement Snape continues to work as a cricket speaker for all of his previous clubs.

Jeremy Snape went on to become Captain of Leicestershire where his experience as a player and knowledge as a sports speaker helped to lead the team to further T20 success, including two T20 cup victories in three years.

Alongside his domestic success Jeremy Snape was part of the 2007 World Cup winning England squad and played a total of 10 ODI’s for his national team. Snape continues to work as an after dinner speaker for the England international team and appears at both team and corporate events discussing his time on the squad.

Retiring in 2008 Jeremy Snape has become a dedicated sports speaker, focusing predominantly on performance psychology. He founded Sporting Edge in 2005 which solves Business Challenges using the winning mindset from sport and has presented to a variety of high profile British businesses.

He is now recognised as one of the leaders in the field when in comes to performance psychology and is working alongside Crystal Palace Football Club and the English Rugby team at present. These most recent roles follow on from his positions with the Rajasthan Royals in the IPL and with the South African cricket team as their Performance Coach.

Jeremy has also interviewed some of the world’s top sporting champions, coaches, neuroscientists and performance experts and uses these inspirational video’s to reinforce your business’ key messages.

An incredibly engaging speaker, Jeremy has hosted Q&A’s with the likes of Sir Alex Ferguson previously whilst also delivering individual keynote speeches around how to tackle organisational challenges through the use of video footage from other coaches and performance specialists alongside his own thoughts.

To book Jeremy Snape as the cricket 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.

When at corporate events, Jeremy is known to cover the following topics:

  • Sports Psychology
  • Premium Performance
  • Winning Mindset for business
  • Game Changing Leadership
  • Developing Resilience
  • Driving Change & Innovation
  • High Performing Team

“We selected Jeremy Snape to launch our speaker series at McKinsey and Company. We knew in advance that we was one of the most interesting thinkers in the field of team building. We hadn’t realised how cleverly he could combine his experience with that of other leading sportsman. Nor had we expected him to move so effortlessly from theory to high impact anecdote. This was an enthralling presentation that helped shape the way we think about creating high performance teams. I recommend Jeremy – and Sporting Edge – wholeheartedly.” – Richard Verity – Partner at McKinsey & Company

“Jeremy delivered a very thought provoking keynote speech to our senior team. His thorough understanding of winning psychology worked brilliantly with the inspiring videos, clearly demonstrating the powerful shared mindset between sporting and corporate athletes. A fantastic finale to our global seminar.” – Michel Cohen, Head of Coverage and Investment Banking Client Management, Société Générale

“We engaged Jeremy Snape as a keynote speaker at our “Predictions for Field Workforces” event and his presentation on the way elite sport thinks about performance improvement and the links to approaches and thinking in business was very insightful, adding genuine value to our client event” – Jason Chipchase- Head of Mobile Workforce Optimisation – Deloitte UK