Leon Gordon

Founder & CEO of Onyx Data, Member of Forbes Technology Council & LinkedIn Top Voice

  • Startup Advisor for Microsoft for Startups
  • Member at AI4C
  • 2023 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional
  • The AI Journal Contributor
  • Thought Leader for Global AI Hub

When Leon Gordon is booked for events, they are known to discuss the following speaking topics:

Unleashing the power of AI and big data: Transform your business today!
Harnessing the power of a data and AI strategy for financial success
Data-driven decision-making: Empowering executives in the age of AI
Marketing, e-commerce & AI: The new power trio

Leon Gordon is a preeminent authority in the fields of data analytics and artificial intelligence, making him a sought-after keynote speaker. As the founder and CEO of Onyx Data, he leverages his vast experience to help businesses unlock the full potential of their data. Leon’s career is a testament to his diverse expertise and practical know-how, making him an ideal speaker for a wide array of audiences.

Leon’s professional journey is both unique and inspiring. He began his career as a professional footballer for Wycombe Wanderers Football Club before transitioning to the corporate world. His initial role as a Team Leader at CPM UK ignited his passion for developing and coaching talent, laying the groundwork for his future endeavours. He subsequently honed his technical skills as a SQL Developer for ACCO Brands and later as a SQL/BI Developer for Connells Group, where he deepened his knowledge in data analysis and artificial intelligence. Leon’s career trajectory continued upward as he took on roles such as Lead Power BI Consultant for Contino and Associated British Ports. These positions allowed him to implement and optimise data strategies, further establishing his expertise in the field. His ability to translate complex data concepts into actionable insights has made him a valuable asset to the organisations he has worked with and a compelling speaker for conferences and events.

Beyond his professional roles, Leon is a prolific contributor to notable publications like Forbes, Brains Magazine, and AI Journal. His insights are regularly sought after on these platforms, reflecting his status as a thought leader in his field. He is also actively involved with the Global AI Hub and the Forbes Technology Council, where he continues to influence and shape the future of artificial intelligence and data analytics. Leon’s dedication extends to mentoring and advising startups, volunteering as a Microsoft Learn Student Ambassador Mentor, and serving on the Group Advisory Board of LinkedIn. His commitment to education and empowerment is evident in his volunteer work and his recognition as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) and a LinkedIn Top Voice in 2024.

When Leon Gordon is hired as a keynote speaker, he brings a wealth of knowledge and a passion for data empowerment. His speeches are tailored to help businesses understand and utilize their data to drive growth and innovation. With a deep understanding of artificial intelligence, data strategies, and data mesh implementation, Leon equips his audiences with the tools and insights needed to achieve enhanced decision-making and increased revenue. His dynamic presentations inspire and empower, making him an invaluable addition to any event.

Official Testimonials

Leon Gordon is regularly booked to engage audiences at events, read their latest feedback below:

“I am pleased to write this recommendation for Leon Gordon, who has delivered an outstanding presentation at “Digital Audit and Transformation Analytic Events” in Dubai and Kuala Lumpur. Leon showcased a deep understanding of “Transforming Audit and Fraud Prevention with Data Analytics & AI” and captivated the audience with insightful and engaging delivery. His presentation style is both dynamic and engaging, making him a standout speaker in the field. I highly recommend Leon as a speaker for any event or conference, as his contributions undoubtedly enhance the overall experience for participants.”

Sarmad, Co-Founder & Managing Director, Corporate World Intelligence

“I am pleased to write this recommendation for Leon, who has demonstrated exceptional speaking keynote skills in the field of data analytics for audit and finance. I have had the opportunity to witness Leon’s presentations on multiple occasions, and I am consistently impressed by his knowledge, clarity, and engaging communication style. In summary, Leon’s speaking keynote skills in data analytics for audit and finance are exceptional. He is a true expert in the field, and his ability to communicate complex ideas in an engaging and accessible manner is a valuable asset. I wholeheartedly recommend Leon as a keynote speaker and am confident that his presentations will add significant value to any event or educational setting.”

Maira, Senior Conference & Training Producer, APAC & MENA

To enquire about Leon Gordon for your event or corporate function, simply contact us via agent@ai-speakers-agency.com or call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553.