Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls has become known around the world as one of the most recognised faces of survival and outdoor adventure. His journey to this acclaimed started in the UK where his late father taught him to climb and have adventures.

Trained from a young age in martial arts, Bear went on to spend three years as a soldier in the British Special Forces, serving with 21 SAS. It was here that he perfected many of the skills that his fans all over the world enjoy watching him pit against mother nature.

Bear’s speaking engagements are the stuff of legend covering subjects close to his heart such as sustainability and the environment to resilience, leadership and teamwork. Bear charms audiences with his charm and wit; he is well-placed to facilitate a conference or deliver a motivational after-dinner speech one his incredible outdoor antics.

Contact Great British Speakers today to book adventurer and speaker Bear Grylls for your next event.

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I have never had such a positive reaction to a speaker before, the team were simply enthralled, an inspiration to all who listened.
Trading Director, Coca-Cola

One of the most moving and honest speakers I have heard in many years.
Spike Milligan

There are precious few people in this world who can really make a difference in a positive way, you are one. Many thanks for all you are doing for BA. It is so good for our people to hear and learn from someone who has done so much in a world so different from ours.
British Airways

Professional and inspirational contribution, the combination of your particular style and breath-taking video hit all the right notes.
Price Waterhouse Coopers

Your talk went down extremely well with all of our audience. One of the best speakers we’ve had in years.
WH Smith

With trademark energy and enthusiasm, Bear scaled breath-taking new heights with BT Global Services’ virtual Sales Kick-off, helping to empower an entire Banking and Finance division with true-grit determination to strike out for new horizons, ready to embrace failure and become more resilient to grow and succeed in these changing and uncertain times. Unleashed, Bear grappled with every discussion topic with charm, clarity, passion and good humour, inspiring his audience around the world to believe in themselves and go beyond limits. BT would like to thank Bear for well and truly taking this virtual event within sight of the summit.
Kim Fitzsimmons, Head of Events at BT.

Without exception we were all absorbed and it has had a positive impact across our company.
Christie & Co

Bear was exceptionally well received by the audience; we thought he scored 10 out of 10.
BP International

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