Professor David Purdie  MD  FRCP

Doctor Of Medicine
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

  David Purdie is one of the country’s most celebrated public speakers.
His seriously amusing after-dinner speeches are in demand for Corporate, Charity and Private functions and Dinners -  while his more serious Lectures cover the fields of English and Scottish literature, medicine and philosophy.

He is  highly experienced in the art & craft of public speaking, advising several Members of the House of Commons and also leading figures in the Sports and Showbusiness fields.
The author of the humorous column in Golf International  he was speechwriter for Sam Torrance, when Captain of the European Ryder Cup team.
He also freelances on Medicine and Literature for the broadsheet press and the BBC.


David speaks at corporate, sporting or charity functions. These may be public or private. You may also engage him as a speech editor or adviser.
He also provides voice-over for documentaries, particularly in the fields of Medicine and Science, since he ‘speaks the language’. Browse the site to find out more and visit our booking page to request further information.