Andrew Grill Speaker, Speeches, Booking Agent | MFL Global
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Andrew Grill

Leading Digital Transformation & Social Business Expert

Practical futurist, Andrew Grill, is an internationally renowned thought leader and consultant, and former Global Managing Partner of IBM Social Consulting. Andrew is an expert in the fields of digital transformation, digital strategy and social media networks and speaks to and consults for organisations worldwide to develop their strategy in a world rife with digital disruption.

An experienced corporate leader, Andrew has launched and run technology companies in Europe and Australia and worked with some of the world’s leading companies and organisations, including Vodafone, Nestle, BBC, American Express, John Lewis, and Unilever.

Andrew’s first-hand experience of the digital world and the power of social media networks spans three decades and can be traced back to the early 1980’s when he found himself online via bulletin board and email. His passion and involvement in the digital world continued into later life, launching Australia’s largest commercial property website, PropertyLook, and Australian location technology company Seeker Wireless to the world stage. Prior to his current role at IBM, he was head of international client strategy for Visible Technologies, owned by WPP.

Andrew regularly contributes to a wide range of media outlets including The Drum, Changeboard and ANZ Blue Notes along with numerous online blogs and publications.

Andrew Grill can speak on a wide range of topics such as digital disruption, brand advocates, millennials, startups, big data and technology trends and can also develop a keynote specifically for your audience. His experience in regularly presenting around the world ensures he brings a truly global perspective to every presentation. Importantly, he firmly believes that in order to “get digital you need to be digital” and this comes out in each keynote he delivers. Part strategy, part business, part technology, Andrew is 100% digital.  Audiences globally have delighted from his deep knowledge and insights around digital and social, his passionate and engaging delivery style as well as the practical advice he delivers to companies looking to adapt and change to the impact of digital and social networks. Andrew is also available to moderate panel sessions and conduct live onstage interviews.

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Conversational marketing – using the power of AI and automation to keep your marketing messages flowing 24 x 7

Hear how conversational marketing can keep your customers engaged when you’re not available, and provide a more personalised level of engagement with prospective and existing clients when they need quick answers to simple questions. Marketing automation has been around for a while, but with the advent of powerful AI and new chatbot technology, now you can deliver real-time tailored marketing messages and offers while keeping customers engaged and informed on your website. Andrew will cover the opportunities for conversational marketing, including who is doing it well, coupled with a live demonstration of the technology in action from the stage.

Disrupt or Be disrupted – Digital disruption and what it means for you and your business

Workplace of the future – How can your employees adapt to changes in the nature of work

Digital Diversity – Why you need digital practitioners on your board

Rising above the noise – How to stand out in the digital world

Brand advocates – how your best advocates are already on the payroll

Andrew delivered valuable information and analysis in an inspiring and entertaining manner at this year’s Linedata Exchange Europe. Spending time with our audience and being involved in industry debates throughout the day meant our audience was really able engage with Andrew. I would have no hesitation in utilising Andrew at future events.


We aim to inspire, educate and entertain our guests, and Andrew’s keynote delivered on exactly that. It’s also a pleasure to work with Andrew, he is a professional, delivering great content with an easy stage presence.


I realise what a speaking circuit superstar I luckily convinced to come speak at our event. He is the best event speaker I have come across to date.


Addictively energetic and with incessant optimism, Andrew adds enormous vigour and enthusiasm to any audience. Full of energy and ideas, supportive, and dedicated to his work, he’s an inspiring speaker and I absolutely loved working with him!

Uniglobal Research

Fees & Details

Fees From*

  • UK:

    Up to £7k

  • Europe:

    £7k to £15k

  • US:

    £15k to £30k

  • Africa/Asia/ME:

    £15k to £30k

Travels From

  • United Kingdom



* This Speaker's fee falls within the ranges shown above. Ranges are presented as a guideline only. Speaker fees are subject to change without notice. For an exact quote, please contact us.

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