Andrew Roberts Speaker

Andrew Roberts Keynote Speaker

  • Leading Historian, Journalist, Author and White House Guest Lecturer (2007)
  • Bestselling Author of "The Storm of War", "Churchill: Walking with Destiny" and "Napoleon: A Life"
  • Department of War Studies Visiting Professor and Visiting Research Fellow - King's College London and Stanford University's Hoover Institution

Andrew Roberts's Biography

Andrew Roberts is a professor, author and historian who has written extensively about British history, especially its role in the second world war.

As a leading historian, Andrew is a man of many talents and accomplishments, holding several positions at leading institutions. He is a visiting professor at King’s College London’s Department of War Studies, a Roger and Martha Mertz Visiting Research Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, and a Lehrman Institute Distinguished Lecturer at the New York Historical Society. He served as Cornell University’s first Merrill Family Visiting Professor of History.

Andrew has written extensively on military history and international affairs for both scholarly and general audiences. He has authored over 20 books and contributed to more than 30 publications. His works include The Last King of America (2021), the biographic Churchill (2018), Napolean: A Life (2014), and the Sunday Times bestseller The Storm of War (2009). His books are translated into over 25 languages, including Japanese, Norwegian, Hebrew and Vietnamese.

His highly acclaimed books have received many awards and accolades, including The Los Angeles Times Biography Prize, James Stern Silver Pen Award for Non-Fiction, the Wolfson History Prize and the British Army Military Book Award. The books have also been shortlisted for the prestigious Duke of Westminster’s Gold Medal for Military History.

In addition to serving as the Cliveden Literary Festival’s founding president, Andrew is President of the History in Prisons Project. He’s a former Cambridge University Conservative Association president and chair of the New York Historical Society’s Lehrman Institute Prize for Military History.

Andrew is one of the world’s leading historians and experts in the field. As a public speaker, he has addressed audiences at various events, including The British Academy, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, US Army War College. He’s also presented guest lectures at several universities, including Yale, Stanford, Oxford, Princeton and Cambridge. He delivered the 2007 White House lecture, and his insights are highly sought-after by audiences worldwide.

Read More

Videos of Andrew Roberts

The State of Churchill’s Reputation Today
The State of Churchill’s Reputation Today
Setting the Stage: Churchill in WWI
Setting the Stage: Churchill in WWI
The Last King of America: Andrew Roberts on King George III
The Last King of America: Andrew Roberts on King George III
Napoleon the Great? A Debate
Napoleon the Great? A Debate

Books by Andrew Roberts

Andrew Roberts Speaker
The Last King of America: The Misunderstood Reign of Georg III (2021)
Andrew Roberts Speaker
Leadership in War: Essential Lessons from Those Who Made History (2019)
Andrew Roberts Speaker
Churchill: Walking with Destiny (2018)
Andrew Roberts Speaker
Napoleon: A Life (2014)
Andrew Roberts Speaker
The Storm of War: A New History of the Second World War (2009)
Andrew Roberts Speaker
Hitler and Churchill: Secrets of Leadership (2003)

Check Andrew Roberts's speaking fees and availability

    Sending your message…

    Please wait, this can take a moment

    Message sent…


    Please provide your details and we’ll get in touch as soon as possible.

    We can only respond to requests for professional speaking engagements. We are unable to respond to requests for autographs, shoutouts and personalized messages.

    View our related Speakers

    Maha Aziz Speaker
    Maha Aziz
    Author, cartoonist and professor at New York University's Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
    Edward Chancellor Speaker
    Edward Chancellor
    Financial historian, investment strategist and journalist. Author of several investment books, including 'The Price of Time: The Real Story of Interest'.
    Xiaowei R. Wang Speaker
    Xiaowei R. Wang
    Artist, Writer, Organizer, Coder and Author of 'Blockchain Chicken Farm'
    Jeremy Myerson Speaker
    Jeremy Myerson
    Expert on bringing inclusive approach to the future of work
    Elin Hilderbrand Speaker
    Elin Hilderbrand
    NY Times Best-Selling Author & Cancer Survivor
    Ali Tabrizi on a boat
    Ali Tabrizi Speaker
    Ali Tabrizi
    Filmmaker, Conservationist and Director of Netflix’s groundbreaking documentary, Seaspiracy
    Joel Salatin Speaker
    Joel Salatin
    Sustainability & Food Policy Expert
    Russell Napier Speaker
    Russell Napier
    Independent global financial market strategist
    Daisy Rogers Speaker
    Daisy Rogers
    Professional artist, writer, creative director, Founder of Liberally and speaker on diversity
    David Wengrow headshot
    David Wengrow Speaker
    David Wengrow
    British Archaeologist and Author of New York Times Bestseller, The Dawn of Everything