James Ski is an experienced public speaker, skilled at educating, inspiring and entertaining large audiences around the world.
He is the UK and Europes No Sales Influencer. He is a founder, sales leader, keynote speaker and mental health champion.
He can speak confidently about topics including sales, marketing, talent, start ups, Linkedin and mental health in the workplace.
At 6’4’’ with a confident, direct style, James always creates a memorable experience for his audiences. He adds a large dose of humour, to entertain as well as educate.
In his role at LinkedIn, James led speaking engagements at blue-chip companies such as Just Eat, Lloyds Banking Group, John Lewis, and many other FTSE 100 and 250 companies. He talked on sales, marketing, talent, employer branding and recruitment.
As Founder of Sales Confidence, he shares his sales experience in the B2B SaaS space at regular live events, sharing the stage with sales leaders from companies such as Notion Capital, Babylon, GoCardless and Salesforce.
James is a Speaker for Schools and is passionate about transforming the lives of everyone in education.
Since opening up about living with Bipolar Disorder, James strives to help people understand the positive aspects to living with a mental illness. He seeks to remove the stigma attached to mental health, simply focusing on telling his story with honesty and energy. He has spoken about this at companies such as Thomson Reuters, Visa, Michael Page, Havas, Linkedin and Allianz, alongside award-winning campaigners Jonny Benjamin MBE and Neil Laybourn. James has also spoken with Geoff McDonald from Mind@work, and Sue Baker, Director at Time To Change.
To book James for speaking engagements on any of these topics, simply complete the contact form below.
Is your Job making you ill? - Panel Dr Ellie Cannon, Samantha Simmonds BBC
Tuesday 13th February
Sales Innovation Expo - 21st - 22nd of March - Excel, London
International Technology Conference - Thursday 3rd of May - Microsoft Reading
Why men don't open up more? - Panel Robert Peston, ITV News, Sian Williams, 5 News - Private
Impact Founders - Understand how to grow your business - Jun 26 6pm - 9pm
Disrupting Communication: A billion dollar story - 14 June 2018 - 8:30 - 10pm
SaaSGrowth - London SaaS Conference - Thursday 21st of June - Olympic Park -
This Can Happen Conference - Johnny Benjamin MBE, Neil Laybourn, other world class speakers
SAASGROWTH2019 - Europes No 1 Sales, Revenue and Marketing Conference
Revenue AI - Cognism Annual Conference
Upcoming Talks in 2020:
Sales Innovation Expo - Dreaming about Sales - 26th of March
SAASGROWTH2020 - Europe's No 1 Sales, Revenue and Marketing Leadership Conference, 8th of July, 2020 > Grab a seat here