Mr Paul Cook

Speaker and Trainer in Events

Paul Cook is a professional speaker and trainer specifically on optimising events for business growth.

Paul has been a Guest lecturer at a number of Universities in the UK and overseas for a number of years. He was initially invited to speak about ‘Event Risk Management’ at the University of Westminster for Post Graduate students.

Since then he has continued his speaking and teaching journey and uses interactive exercises as a means to immerse students into subject areas.

Paul created his own event insurance brokerage in 2006 after working for a corporate broker for many years. He spent some time working at Pinewood Film Studios insuring films and TV productions. He now specializes in productions and events.

He is co Author of Risk It! How to Run Great Events and Live with the Risk and he has just completed work for the Convention Industry Council as a Contributor to the 9th Edition of the Manual which is used by numerous event planners.

Paul is the the creator and editor of Planet Planit.

Planet Planit is stacked full of tips and resources on event planning.It enables the sharing of great ideas from professionals across the globe providing event planners with more ideas for event success.