Marc Priestley


Marc Priestley is a British Formula One mechanic and racing speaker who has worked with some of the most prominent F1 racers in the world including Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso.

Not only working as a specialist sports speaker but also as a keynote speaker at various corporate events Marc Priestley gives his audience a first-hand insight into the behind the scenes world of competitive racing, and the integral part the pit-stop team play in the successful running of a race car.

As well as working as a racing speaker Marc Priestley has presented his unique knowledge through various media’s including television, radio and print media; and has also acted a keynote speaker at various business conferences.

In his capacity as both a keynote speaker and specialist sports speaker Priestley highlights the similarities between an F1 pit-stop team and businesses; the reliance on teamwork, motivation and synchronisation in both worlds requires an engaged and well-oiled managerial style. Marc Priestley’s work as a keynote speaker covers personal and team development and helps business leaders and managers learn to communicate with and motivate their employees.

The combination of his knowledge of the business world and experience as a sports speaker make Marc Priestley a truly unique keynote speaker, with insights, content and theme unlike any other sports speaker.

To book Marc Priestley as the racing speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

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

  • Motivational Speaker
  • Racing Speaker
  • Team Management
  • Motorsports & Racing
  • Competitive Racing
  • Drive & Determination
  • Peak Performance

See what people had to say about Marc, when he was booked for their corporate events:

“Marc was brilliant, everyone loved his talk, it was interesting, funny and really hit the spot.  Can you thank him for me please and tell him everyone really enjoyed it. Thanks again for your help, you have been brilliant.” – Samantha McLelland, Protolabs

“It was fab! Everyone seemed to enjoy it and so many people that I’ve spoken to said he was really engaging and so easy to listen too.”
Schneider Electric