David Coulthard MBE

Formula One Grand Prix champion

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David Coulthard is a former F1 racing driver, who made his Formula One debut in 1994. He was then a test driver with Williams, but following Ayrton Senna's death at Imola, he was promoted to the race team alongside Damon Hill for the Spanish Grand Prix. He won 13 Grands Prix in a career spanning 15 seasons.

Twice a winner in the Monaco Grand Prix, David Coulthard was team-mate to Mika Häkkinen in the Finn's two Drivers' Championship winning seasons for McLaren Mercedes before helping establish the Red Bull team. David amassed a notable points haul placing him seventh on the all-time scorers list. His best Drivers' Championship finish was second in 2001.

David Coulthard is now a BBC TV Formula One commentator while also being a team consultant for Red Bull Racing and Scuderia Toro Rosso. David recently retired from all forms of racing, having competed in the DTM series since 2010. He will continue to appear as a pundit on BBC TV's Formula 1 coverage as well as continuing to work with Mercedes-Benz as a Brand Ambassador.

Speech Topics

Drawing upon the experience gained throughout his highly successful career as one of Britain's elite Formula One drivers, David Coulthard delivers invaluable lessons in teamwork and leadership to empower individuals to achieve their goals, and offers audiences unique insights into the strengths and challenges facing a top racing driver.

Teamwork — how a top Formula One team enables drivers, technicians and engineers, and sponsors to work together and create a winning team

Performance Motivation — how to succeed in the high performance, high pressure world of Formula One, and consistently reach peak performance levels

Leadership — examples of great leadership that David has observed in his Formula One career and lessons he has learned

David Coulthard can deliver these presentations alone or jointly with Mark Gallagher, F1 expert, also available through NMP Live and profiled separately on this website.


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Formula One Grand Prix champion

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