Motorsports speaker and racing driver Mark Webber has first-hand experience of the determination, ambition and rigorous training required to be a successful race car driver. Following a successful racing career in his native Australia Mark Webber moved to the UK at the start of the new century and, following a test drive for Benetton Webber finally made his Formula 1 debut driving for Minardi in 2002.
Working for Jaguar and Williams F1 Webber achieved his first Formula 1 win in 2009 driving for Red Bull Racing; establishing himself as a champion driver and fascinating motorsports speaker Mark Webber retired from Formula 1 at the end of 2013 and moved exclusively to sports car racing.
Now turning his determination, ambition and training regime to the world of endurance racing, Mark has been able to use his personal philosophy to push both himself and his cars to their absolute limits. As a lifestyle choice and an integral part of his work as a sports speaker Mark Webber cites hard work and determination as the key to success: “We’ll get what we deserve… You’ve just got to go out and do it”. Alongside sharing stories of his experience as a motorsports racer Mark brings this mantra to the fore in all his presentations when working as an after dinner speaker.
As well as continuing to work as an after dinner speaker and holding a high profile and respected position as a motorsports speaker Webber is heavily involved in charity work: the Mark Webber Foundation and its affiliate fundraising scheme the Mark Webber Challenge raise money for a number of Australian charities whilst, a little closer to home, the Aylesbury College Trust works to help the young people of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire achieve their full potential through education.
A passionate after dinner speaker and proud contributor to both his local and international communities, Mark Webber is a fascinating person. His life beyond motorsports is truly amazing whilst, as a race car driver, Webber is an impressive sportsman. Enigmatic and interesting Mark Webber is an ideal motorsports speaker for any racing related event, whilst his other personal interests make him an inspiring guest for any audience.
To book Mark Webber as a motorsports speaker or as to make a guest appearance at an after dinner speaker event contact Champions Speakers: the UK’s leading sports speakers’ agency, by completing the online form or by telephone on: +44 1509 85 29 27
Mark Webber on a qualifying lap in 2005