Paul McVeigh

About Paul

What can the business world learn from a ‘Stupid Footballer’? The answer is a hell of a lot! Paul McVeigh, football’s No. 1 keynote speaker, takes the many lessons he learnt from his 16 years at the top of his game as a Premier League footballer for Tottenham Hotspur and Norwich City and translates these into strategies for success for organisations from all different walks of business life.

How do you reach the pinnacle of one of the most ruthless industries in the world? Having faced some of the world’s best footballers from the last decade, the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, Paul is now passing on his knowledge and passion to help individuals, and companies as a whole, become the best in their field too... Read More



Keynote & After Dinner Speaking

Paul has rapidly established himself as one of the best keynote speakers around and he also delivers after dinner speeches for companies and organisations of all shapes and sizes.


  • Past, Present, Future

It is said Christmas is a time for giving. I’ve been doing a bit of that myself over the last couple of weeks or so, a bit of Christmas goodwill that was precipitated by my birthday at the beginning of this month. I decided to give away hundreds of copies of ‘The Stupid Footballer Is […]

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  • Trust in the Process

I’ve always had faith that if you trust in the process everything will work out in the end. I’ve just been reading a great email. It was from a speaking agency wondering if I would be interested in delivering a Keynote Speech for a ‘blue chip’ company, one of the major players in the world […]

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  • Making Things Happen

So, how’s your summer been? Has a beach featured? The occasional bar or two? My summer was all set to be a quiet one but I’m all about making things happen. One that might, in the end, have featured any of the above attractions. I didn’t have any work booked. So the temptation to take […]

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Doing his bit for charity

Please click here to support Paul in his quest to get his wee legs around London marathon in under 4 hours!!
All monies donated will be given towards raising funds and awareness for MacMillan Cancer Support.
Today 889 people will be hit with the news that they have cancer, then it will hit everyone who loves them. But up to a quarter of people face cancer without support from family or friends. No one should face cancer alone. And with your support no one will.

Making Things Happen