Audit Chair, Zeal PLC
Leslie-Ann Reed is a chartered accountant who has served in both executive and non-executive roles in publicly listed media and professional services companies. Leslie-Ann is currently Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committee for Learning Technologies Group plc, the market leading integrated e-learning services and technologies provider. She is also Supervisory board member and audit chair at Zeal, a publicly listed lottery conglomerate.
From 2010 to 2012 she was Chief Financial Officer of the global, online B2B auctioneer Go Industry plc, and ultimately, led the successful sale of the business. Between 2007 and 2010 Leslie-Ann was as an adviser to Marwyn Investment Management, a private equity company, overseeing the acquisitions strategy.
Prior to this she served as Chief Financial Officer of global commodities and economic research media group Metal Bulletin plc, helping to lead its transition from printed products to an online data and news service.
After a career at Arthur Andersen, Leslie-Ann held senior finance leadership positions at Universal Pictures, Polygram Music, EMI Music and Warner Communications Inc.