Leslie is the Founder & CEO of Open Audience, an international audience engagement company which provides bespoke consultancy and technology services to its clients.
Open Audience partner with clients to engage, inspire and inform audiences through dynamic interactive experiences.
Leslie is an audience engagement specialist who started the company in 2015 with a vision of making boring meetings more engaging. Prior to founding Open Audience, Leslie enjoyed a 26-year career with Life Science company AstraZeneca, where he held multiple senior leadership roles around the world.
His aim is simple: to combine consultancy and technology to help clients get their messages across, no matter what they want to say, who they want to talk to or where they want to speak.
Since establishing Open Audience, Leslie and his team have delivered events and projects for the majority of the top ten global healthcare organisations, across six continents. Open Audience are also active in other sectors as well as delivering congresses around the globe.
Leslie also facilitates and presents at events and provides executive leadership coaching. Recent events include executive presence workshops for global clinical leaders, product launches, and operational effectiveness and engagement change programmes.
Leslie’s ambition with Open Audience is to ensure that through continued development he is always providing his clients with the most up-to-date and creative technology and engagement solutions possible.