Our Government & Politics Keynote Speakers

Whatever your views on politics and governments, former politicians often make great speakers, as standing on their feet and talking is a key part of the job in the life of a politician.

 

There is so much synergy between politicians and speaking, and using a former politician can be an interesting and popular choice at a client conference or event.

 

Why not use a former Foreign, Finance or Prime Minister to talk about their views on international relations, the global economy or even their leadership style?

 

Using a politician as a keynote speaker gives your audience a chance to look at an important issue through a former senior global decision maker. We are proud to be both the best networked speaker bureau and agency for senior politicians from Europe, Africa and Asia.

Our most requested Government & Politics speakers

Sigmar Gabriel

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Germany 2017-18

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Francois Hollande

President of France 2012-17

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Helen Clark

Former three term Prime Minister of New Zealand and Administrator of the UN Development Programme

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Benigno Aquino

15th President of the Republic of the Philippines

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Mick Cornett

Mayor of Oklahoma City

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Farah Pandith

First ever Special Representative to Muslim Communities for the United States Department of State

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Robert Hannigan

Former Director GCHQ, the world’s leading cyber security agency

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Nigel Farage

Long serving UKIP Leader and Brexit Campaigner

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Christopher Kutarna

Co-author Age of Discovery: Navigating the Risks and Rewards of Our New Renaissance

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Sayeeda Warsi

Britain's First Muslim Government Minister

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Nora Berra

French Government Minister 2009-12

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Fleur Pellerin

French politician, founder of Korelya Capital and former magistrate at the French Court of Auditors

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Bronislaw Komorowski

President of Poland 2010-15

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Yanis Varoufakis

Former Minister of Finance in Greece

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Abdullah Gul

President of the Republic of Turkey

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Supachai Panitchpakdi

former Secretary-General of UNCTAD (2005-2013), former Director-General of the World Trade Organizat...

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Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

President of Indonesia 2004-14

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Enrico Letta

Prime Minister of Italy (2013-14)

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Fredrik Reinfeldt

Former Swedish Prime Minister

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Basmah Bint Saud

Granddaughter of King Abdulaziz, founder of the Saudi state and youngest daughter of his son King Sa...

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Michele Alliot-Marie

Member of the European Parliament and former French Minister

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Joanna Shields

Group CEO BenevolentAI

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Zanny Minton Beddoes

Editor-in-Chief of The Economist

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Xavier Sala i Martin

Professor of Economics, Columbia University

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Jean Claude Trichet

Chairman of the Group of Thirty. Chairman of Board of Directors of Bruegel University. Former Presid...

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Rafidah Aziz

Malaysia's longest serving Minister of International Trade and Industry

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David Miliband

Inspirational Statesman

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Friedrich Merz

German lawyer and politician, a former Member of the European Parliament, a former member of the Bun...

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Jack Straw

Former Home Secretary and Foreign Secretary under Prime Minister Tony Blair

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Alexander Stubb

Former Prime Minister of Finland

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Amitabh Kant

CEO National Institution for Transforming India

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Anwar Ibrahim

Malaysia's Leader-in-Waiting

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Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger was California's 38th Governor between...

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Arun Shourie

Former Union Minister to the Government of India, Author, Ec...

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Bernard Kouchner

Former French Minister of Foreign and European Affairs in Sa...

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Craig Oliver

UK Prime Minister's Director of Politics and Communications

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Dambisa Moyo

International economist and Author Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not ...

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Daniel Finkelstein

Associate Editor, The Times

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David Miller

President & CEO, WWF Canada & 63rd Mayor of Toronto

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Dominique De Villepin

Former Prime Minister of France (2005-2007)

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Ed Vaizey

Recent UK Minister for Technology

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