'Leslie has gained over 20 years’ of commercial finance and accounting experience. Qualified CIMA, he has worked for a range of industries from investment to grocery retailers'
Leslie began his career in a reporting and costing role with a law enforcement service. From this role, he progressed through a range of titles across a variety of industries including project accountant, financial analyst manager and commercial finance manager. Leslie’s varied experience enables him to view finance from all aspects and levels.
Leslie joined JCA in October 2013 as head of finance, responsible for general finance and heading up the finance team. From the outset, Leslie’s aptitude for strategic and commercial planning allowed him to excel in the role.
In 2015, Leslie was promoted to finance director, with responsibilities for statutory reporting and audit, financial planning and analysis, strategic planning and business support. In addition, Leslie also supports all internal and external stakeholders.
Leslie’s commercial finance experience is a real asset to JCA as he is able to support the business by translating complex financial information to non-finance managers; allowing fully informed business decisions to be made.
Leslie has very strong communication skills and an in-depth knowledge of commercial accounting and finance, his ability to combine these skill sets makes him an invaluable member of the JCA team.