Leslie is an ACCA qualified accountant and throughout his career has worked in both the private and not-for-profit sectors. His not-for-profit experience have been in both funding and membership organisations supporting local communities, the arts, and health services. His move to The London Community Foundation was influenced by his passion to work for a charity aimed at 'supporting community-based organisations helping disadvantaged London'.
Leslie is the Head of Finance. His role is to contribute to all finance operations for The London Community Foundation, lead on providing financial management information, ensure effective controls, compliance and efficient systems are in place and to contribute to leadership, impact and performance as a member of the 'Heads of' team.
Ask him about
Charity accounts, financial systems, using Excel spreadsheets for financial modelling.
We love London
Leslie was born and raised in North London and moved to Australia for a couple of years. Although he loved living in Australia he missed London’s diversity of foods, many museums and galleries, and evening walks along the South Bank to see the 'Waterloo Sunset'.