Peter Bowler

AUSTRALIAN CRICKETER, SOMERSET CAPTAIN AND FORMER WICKET KEEPER BATSMAN WHO FINISHED HIS CAREER SCORING ALMOST 29,000 RUNS

Australian Cricketer Peter Bowler is a former wicketkeeper batsman who had a prolific career that spanned nearly two decades. A pleasure to work with on and off the pitch, Bowler transitioned from professional sports to event speaking with ease as he impresses audiences with his insight to the game.

Prior to making his first-class debut for Leicester, Bowler played three youth Test Matches in the Pakistan tour of 1982. In 1986 he shone during his first match for the domestic team and made a century, an achievement that got him noticed as a rising star. Between 1987 and 2004 Bowler played for Derbyshire, Somerset, and Tasmania, where he reached his highest season average of nearly 66 runs.

Balancing his career across two ends of the world, Peter Bowler managed to play over 300 matches for his teams and was handed the captaincy of Somerset in 1997/98 due to some excellent performances. Being given this responsibility and honor showed how much faith and trust the management had in Bowler’s ability, something which he repaid them with, in his efforts on the pitch. Finishing on a high, he retired in 2004 having scored over 19,000 runs.

Since retirement, Bowler has transitioned into a new career as an entrepreneur and businessman. He has practiced law, runs a residential company and owns a bespoke mortgage advisory comany. Furthermore, he continues as an accomplished and recognised sports speaker, focusing his efforts as a specific cricket speaker with the ability to deliver keynote and after-dinner speeches. As the special guest to your event, he is able to discuss all manner of topics from professional sports to business development, making him an exciting and varied speaker.

A man with a knack to entertain and engage the audience effortlessly, Bowler is a popular addition to a whole host of events and corporate functions. His ability to connect with the audience during his keynote speeches is impressive, as is his knowledge and tenacity as a Sports Speaker. Bowler effortlessly translates his leadership qualities gained as a Captain into his after dinner and cricket speaking duties, to provide a talk that commands the room.

To book Peter for your event, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency using the contact details below.

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

  • Cricket Speaker
  • Sporting Success
  • Peak Performance
  • Leadership & Captaincy
  • Motivational & Inspirational
  • Drive & Determination