Lesley has been a Trustee of the European Union Youth Orchestra for almost two decades and became Chief Executive Officer of Windsor Leadership in 2013. She has over 30 years’ experience in both the private and voluntary sectors. The combination of both her careers as an international banker, working in London, Johannesburg and New York, and as a leader in the voluntary sector, has given her an interesting perspective on the challenges and innovations in both sectors.
Lesley was Director of the Man Charitable Trust for four years and over the last 13 years Lesley has been a Trustee of numerous charities. She has a strong interest in the arts and was a Trustee of Wigmore Hall and the Barbican. Currently she is Trustee of The Mayors Fund for London and the EUYO and Governor of Woldingham School.
As both her personal and professional life have demonstrated, she is passionate about effecting social change, making a real difference and creating a better society for future generations.