The Closer
Alison Edgar

Alison Edgar

Keynote mic


£5k to £10k


Business & Management
Change, Innovation & Creativity
Communications & Engagement
Leadership & Motivation
Motivational Experts
Performance & Teamwork


Alison Edgar (MBE), known as “The Entrepreneur’s Godmother” is a high-energy thought leader and entrepreneur who brings outside-the-box thinking to professional development. Her pioneering methodology of ‘Intrapreneurship’ has transformed teams in blue-chip companies such as Moet Hennessy, WH Smith, Schwarzkopf and Adobe.

She is also a bestselling author of “Secrets of Successful Sales” and “SMASH IT! The Art of Getting What YOU Want”. Her talks encourage individuals to enhance their personal and professional lives by combining behaviour analysis with her contemporary intrapreneurship methodology which engages delegates to be more agile in the workplace.

Alison is an expert in improving performance inside organisations. Throughout Alison’s years advising entrepreneurial businesses, she has discovered important factors that make them successful. Alison takes these lessons on enhancing motivation, communication, and agility and shares them with enterprising businesses, helping them to break down silos, embrace change and enhance autonomy.

Alison was awarded an MBE on the Queen’s Birthday Honours list in 2020 for her long-term services to entrepreneurship and business. Beginning her journey as a business advisor at age 46, after gaining her experience in the corporate arena for over 25 years, Alison has mentored some of the world’s leading entrepreneurs, from start-ups to multi-million-pound turnovers.

In a world full of conference speakers, Alison is a relatable figure for audiences around the globe, providing them with lasting impact and inspiration that resonates, not only in the workplace, but their personal lives too. Working in the corporate world until she was age 46, Alison understands first-hand the challenges that delegates face on a daily basis. Alison champions actionable takeaways for every audience, and her upbeat, passionate delivery style wins over even the most sceptical audience members.

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