Leanne is a driven, focused and enthusiastic business leader. She brings a positive attitude, a global mind-set and puts customers at the heart of everything she does.
Prior to the Saltire Fellowship, Leanne worked in marketing for BSkyB, including roles within the brand, internal communications and customer growth teams. Most recently, she was part of the founding team of Sky's new Internet TV spin-off NOW TV.
During the Fellowship, Leanne delivered consultancy projects with Sifos Technologies, increasing global sales, and with Highland and Island Enterprises, researching how to capitalise on their relationship with MIT.
Back in Scotland, Leanne will be working with Blipfoto, delivering an international market strategy, and as part of a small team advising the Scottish Government on creating a Social Investment Bond.
Leanne is interested in business ideas / founding team roles, commercial opportunities in growing companies particularly in the technology / digital sector, and non-exec board positions.
Leanne holds a Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma and a Joint Honors Degree in Geography and Business Management from The University of Glasgow.