Leanne has over 30 years communications and business experience, and has worked in Australia, the USA and the UK.
She founded ING in 1999 and has led the agency to a leadership position in understanding how the built environment and quality design drive social and economic health and prosperity. She advises and mentors chief executives and senior directors, and as a regular speaker and writer on communications issues, she champions the importance of communications and good design – from masterplanning and architecture to products and technology – as tools to positively impact businesses and places.
Leanne has served as a charity trustee with the Bishopsgate Institute and Article 25. She has also been the Chair of Governors of two primary schools in Hackney and also been appointed by the Hackney Learning Trust to serve on Interim Executive Boards for schools placed in special measures.