Conference and Event speaker Mason McQueen has been a licensed London taxi driver since 2007, prior to this he was in the hotel industry working at some of London’s finest hotels including The Berkeley and The Dorchester.
In 2012 he took part in the award winning BBC series “Toughest Place to be a Taxi Driver” swapping his life as a London cabbie to become a Mumbai taxi driver, driving in one of the world’s busiest and most chaotic cities.
Mason has been asked to appear guest speaker at a number of corporate events to recount his adventures and experiences working abroad and in particular his insights into the diversity and inequality of life in Mumbai.
Due to the popularity of “Toughest Place to be…”, Mason was approached again by the BBC and has now completed filming three shows which took him to Cambodia, Arctic Canada and Fiji.
Following his appearance in “Toughest Place to be…”, Mason is passionate about London and its history. He is a keen footballer and sports fan both as a spectator and participant. He has a love of music and plays guitar and has never outgrown his teenage love of motorbikes and touring.