“The Blind Guy Who Wants to Show You the World”
Amar Latif is a blind international motivational speaker, television personality, entrepreneur, and world traveller. He is the founder of Traveleyes, a world unique and award-winning travel company specialising in holidays for both blind and sighted travellers.
In 2004, Amar set out to explore the world, but was rejected from mainstream travel companies. Determined to travel the world as an independent blind person, and empower thousands of other blind travellers to do the same, Amar left his successful career as a accountant at BT and founded Traveleyes, the only company in the world offering independent group travel for blind and sighted travellers. Traveleyes has now grown to offer over 60 trips a year all over the world.
An accomplished and sought after international motivational speaker, Amar has delivered worldwide speeches covering a wide range of topics, including inspiration, positivity, entrepreneurship and inclusivity.
Amar has worked on numerous television programmes with the BBC and Channel 4 as a presenter and director, including: How to Get Fit Fast, Thrifty Ways to… Summer Holiday, The Last Leg Goes Down Under, Beyond Boundaries and Sightseeing Blind.