Andrew Castle, one of the UK’s most decorated live sports broadcasters and former men’s singles tennis UK No. 1.
Since retiring from professional tennis in 1992, the former men’s singles UK No. 1 has gone on to work with the UK’s most respected broadcasting companies including Sky, the BBC, ITV, Smooth radio and LBC. He currently hosts LBC’s weekend breakfast show covering a range of the major stories both in the UK and worldwide.
Andrew began as a commentator and broadcaster for Sky before joining GMTV in 2000 where he made the sofa his home for 10 years. His time at the station was versatile, interviewing anyone from Tony Blair to Beyoncé, to leading the station’s coverage of the Iraq War and Al Qaeda.
Andrew has also presented quiz shows ‘Perseverance’ and ‘Divided’ and has been a regular guest presenter on Ch5’s popular panel show ‘The Wright Stuff’. In addition to his own presenting career Andrew has found time to take part in some of Britain’s best-loved shows including BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing, ITV’ s 71Degrees North as well as Mastermind, Masterchef and Who Wants to be a Millionaire.
Castle is a member of the BAFTA-nominated BBC tennis team and has led the commentary on the last 15 Wimbledon finals, an event that attracts over 10 million viewers.
On top of his many broadcast credentials, Castle is also a seasoned after-dinner speaker and award show host. He has participated in events for clients including Barclays, The Sunday Times and BP, amongst other household names.
Renowned on the corporate circuit, Andrew is a hugely entertaining speaker, auctioneer, inspiring & motivational speaker and a professional host/master of ceremonies.
To book Andrew Castle as the tennis speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.
When at corporate events, Andrew is known to cover the following topics:
- Tennis Speaker
- Sports Speaker
- Peak Performance
- Success Maximisation
- Achieving Success
- Performing Under Pressure
- Marginal Gains
“Andrew Castle was an excellent speaker at our event. We found him articulate, knowledgeable, enlightening and lively. The audience were very impressed, especially as he was so good at engaging with them all. We would not hesitate to invite him to speak at an event in the future.” – Suffolk LTA