Celia Delaney is a speaker and speaker coach. She runs SpeakingSuccess, a company that teaches business owners, senior managers and their teams how to promote their business through speaking. Clients include Ashridge Business School, Institute of Directors, and Academy for Chief Executives, The Dorchester Collection of hotels, and Thomson Reuters. Her audiences describe her as ‘inspirational’ and ‘very funny’, and her engaging and interactive style keeps audiences hooked on every word. Celia says she thinks she is the love child of Dervla Kirwan and Sean Bean. If you are very good, she might even sing for you. Celia read Experimental Psychology at Oxford University, then joined Unilever’s graduate scheme and went on to be HR Director of one of their factory sites. She then trained as an actress and worked in stage & television for 5 years, before deciding to use all of her skills – Psychology, People and Performance – in setting up her own training and speaking business.