Ask about Midge Ure
Key Points
  • Founded Ultravox. Wrote “Do They Know Its Christmas” plus the 2004 and 2014 versions with Sir Bob Geldof.
  • Co-founded The Band Aid Trust and remains a trustee.
  • Co-produced the biggest rock concerts in the world “Live Aid” and “Live 8” with Geldof and Harvey Goldsmith.
  • Accomplished musician, producer, entrepreneur and author.
  • Speaks on Leadership, transparency, corporate social responsibility, etc.
  • Was awarded and OBE from Queen Elizabeth for services to music and charity
Topics
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Social responsibility/charity/philanthropy
  • Music (can also play at an event)
  • Sustainability/Change
  • Entrepreneurialism
  • Adversity
  • Motivation
Testimonials

[Midge] was the perfect addition to the event. He kept everyone on their toes and had a number of surprising, quirky things to bring to the table.
Arthur Goldstein, Meeting Deadlines LTD

I have seen a lot of speakers in my time and Midge was up there with the best. He was refreshing, relevant and a pleasure to work with.
Peter Jacobson, CLSA