Jamil Qureshi motivational keynote speaker
Jamil Qureshi motivational keynote speaker

Jamil Qureshi

Top performance coach

Speaker Themes

  • The psychology of peak performance
  • How to drive swift and lasting change
  • Leadership

Travels from

London, UK

About Jamil Qureshi

Jamil Qureshi is a globally-recognised expert on the psychology of peak performance. He made his name in the world of sport, helping six people get to number one in the world.

In 2006, he was appointed as the first-ever official psychologist to work with the European Ryder Cup team. They made history, winning by a record-equalling margin.

In total, Jamil Qureshi has worked with 22 golfers inside the top 50 in the world, including two world number 1s.

His clients have included Darren Clarke, Lee Westwood, Henrik Stenson, Paul McGinley, Graeme McDowell, Paul Casey, Thomas Bjorn, and Sergio Garcia.

Ranked among the most influential figures in British sport in 2009, Jamil Qureshi was voted one of the top 100 most powerful men in golf in 2008 by his international peers.

Jamil Qureshi has worked successfully with three English Premiership football clubs, one of which reached a record position from its halfway point in the season.

He has worked with footballers from Manchester United FC, Manchester City FC, Liverpool FC and Chelsea FC.

Jamil has also worked with Fomula 1 drivers David Coulthard and Eddie Irvine and 2009 England Ashes-winning cricketers.

Jamil has worked from CEO and board level to middle management across multiple sectors. He has worked with business leaders and companies in more than 24 different countries, helping teams to exceed their potential by executing change and performance programmes.

Contact VBQ founding agent Leo von Bülow-Quirk at leo@vbqspeakers.com to learn more about speaker Jamil Qureshi.


Jamil Qureshi is a world renowned speaker on psychology of performance, psychology of leadership, leadership attitudes, improving people, cultural change techniques, and team performance.

Jamil is brilliant at applying his insights from peak performance in sport to business. He has delivered over 1000 talks in 24 different countries to over a quarter of a million people, as well as many bespoke workshops at management and board level.

He has developed and delivered leadership programmes at board level for Coca Cola, Hewlett Packard, Emirates Airlines, Serco, O2, and Cisco Systems.

Jamil Qureshi has also led teams responsible for change management for firms such as Lloyds Banking Group, Marks and Spencer and The Post Office.

He is a highly versatile speaker who has shared the stage with the highest ranking military personnel, worked closely with award winning mind reader Derren Brown, and has performed stand-up for a celebrity audience.


“Genuinely funny, provocative, and engaging! Jamil knows how to captivate a room with rich content and expert delivery. It is not often, you see someone you immediately want to re-book for next year!”
— Unilever Ventures

“Love the concept of Ownership! As an idea it will resonate with any leader driving change. Inspirational! Thank you so much!” — Standard Life

“Simply brilliant!” — Coca Cola Enterprises

“Jamil genuinely knows how to get results!” — New York Knicks

“A truly captivating speaker who is genuinely inspiring” — Sony Corporation

“What a way to start a conference! Jamil is clearly a genuine expert in the area of changing mindsets in the workplace. Rarely does a speaker make such an impact, and we are already have plans to implement the Astonishment Day!” — Hasbro Europe

“A valuable and inspirational team member” — Sam Allardyce, Premiership Football Manager

“Clever and incisive, it is the practical take-aways which has led to this presentation being so well received! Jamil Qureshi is a speaker that gives the audience some real & relevant learnings that can (and will!) be used immediately.” — Bayer Plc

“Fabulous speaker! What a hit. We couldn’t have asked for more. Great plenary speech, his masterclass had the best feedback we’ve recorded for a break-out. We will be working with him again.” — Boots Plc

“Jamil truly knows how to get the most out of people. He is a genuine expert in his field.” — Ian Woosnam European Ryder Cup Team 2006

“A first-rate and hugely talented performance coach.” — Michael Owen, England Football

“Jamil can help anyone on their journey to greater success!” — Graeme Swann, England Cricket

“Brilliant speaker & hugely talented communicator!” — IBM EMEA

“A speaker of immense skill! Informative & tremendously entertaining.” — Honda

“A massive hit. A masterful balance of humour & rich content.” — Emirates Airlines

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