Former Captain of the Leinster, Irish and Lions Rugby Team
Audiences will gain a unique insight into Brian’s phenomenal sporting career in a professional, relaxed and seamless manner.
Brian O’Driscoll is a former Irish professional Rugby Union player.
During his 15 year career, he captained Leinster, Ireland and the British and Irish Lions. He played 141 test matches – 133 for Ireland (83 as captain), and 8 for the British and Irish Lions. O’Driscoll holds the Six Nations record for most tries scored with 26 and was also chosen as Player of the Tournament in the 2006, 2007 and 2009 Six Nations Championships.
Since retiring from International Rugby in 2014, Brian works in a number of different capacities both in Sport and in the Business world.
A prolific professional public speaker, Brian delivers bespoke talks to Corporations around the Globe. Each talk is unique to the client ensuring the key messaging mirror the objectives set out by them.
With a unique ability to link business to his rugby career, audiences sit up and listen as they apply their own situation to Brian’s story and crucially, begin to understand options to apply & support their own situation.
In light of the upcoming 2021 Lions Tour to South Africa, we are offering a package called ‘A Lions Insight’ with two Brians – it involves an online live chat with Former British & Irish Lions Captain Brian O’Driscoll & Former South African International Bryan Habana as they discuss all things rugby and Lions related. This is a rare chance for clients to have their own bespoke online event involving two International Rugby legends with Joe Molloy from Off the Ball/Virgin Sport provided to moderate the discussion.
Leadership – As one the Ireland’s most successful captains, Brian shares his leadership style and experience in leading the Irish rugby team. In this talk Brian discusses navigating the team through highs and lows, dealing with challenges and disappointments, planning for success and the importance of communication and collaboration.
Motivation – Brian shares his own journey from school boy rugby to the captain of the Irish and Lions Teams. In this talk you learn about managing mindset, planning, mental and physical resilience and more. Brian is always open to questions from the floor and this often brings out some of the most interesting details.
Teamwork – Brian brings examples and insights of strategies he and his teams used to perform at their best as individuals and as a team.
“Hi Vivienne, just wanted to drop in and say thank you again for yours and Brian services at our Ignite Event. Our execs/staff were so impressed by his interview and set up etc, especially doing the tour of Aviva was amazing – thank you both for making our day so special. “ – Aimee Scanlon, Globoforce
“We had a great event last Wednesday and were delighted with Brian, he was excellent and very obliging.” – Claire O’Neill, Marketing Director, Eversheds