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Debra Searle          

Athlete, Host, Author & Serial Entrepreneur

Debra Searle MVO, MBE, is a unique and inspiring individual. She has launched five companies, won Gold World Championship medals for Great Britain, presented over 40 programs for the BBC, become the youngest ever trustee of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and successfully rowed solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

Her Majesty The Queen has recognized Searle on two occasions – in 2002 with an MBE and in 2014 with an MVO. She has published three books, including The "CHOOSE YOUR ATTITUDE Journal," a daily journaling practice designed for anyone who wants to apply the tools of positive psychology to help them to become happier and achieve their goals.

She is a trusted corporate speaker, MC and after dinner speaker who draws on her remarkable achievements as a professional adventurer, serial entrepreneur and board level director to inspire workforces worldwide. She is renowned for her ability to tailor her speeches to her audiences and for sticking around after she comes off stage to engage with the delegates.

Searle has spoken at over 1000 events across 38 countries. The movie of her solo Atlantic row is in development.

Speech Topics


Choose Your Attitude!

Strategies for Not Just Coping But Excelling During Periods of Change

Personal Motivation and Productivity

Teamwork and Positive Relationships

Achieving Seemingly Impossible Goals

Personal Performance When Under Pressure

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