Tony Derbyshire // Senior Consultant
Tony Derbyshire is a Senior Facilitator for Potential Plus. He has developed and delivered training all over Europe, South Africa and Australia for companies such as BBC, Microsoft, Maersk Oil, Pfizer, Unilever, UK Sport, GlaxoSmithKline, IBM, Schneider Electric, Ernest & Young, Hewlett Packard, Zurich Financial Services and Vodafone to name but a few.
His experiences range from serving as a Royal Marines Commando for almost a decade to athlete, lecturer, and business owner. Whilst working for the Royal Marines, Tony learned the meaning of leadership and in 1991 took these fundamental skills into the business world where he led many teams to success with outstanding results.
His exhilarating programs put business teams, managers and individuals through their paces, helping them to achieve their best performances in all aspects of life.
Tony is also the Performance Coach for Newcastle United FC; were he advises the 1stteam, sports science and medical staff on resilience, recovery and nutrition.
He is married with two daughters and in his spare time he competes in endurance events. In the last 10 years he has completed in 5 Ironman Triathlons, numerous middle distance triathlon races, swan in a 10k event and rode numerous sportive’s in the Alps. Tony also enjoys a good fiction book and is on his 20th Jack Reacher novel, which worries him because it will have to end someday!