Leighton is a member of CPA Australia with over 15 years’ financial management experience in a broad range of industries. A multidisciplinary background encompassing management and financial accounting in both chartered and commercial environments has given great depth to his accountancy experience. Leighton has a passion for driving innovation and leading initiatives which improve financial awareness and performance.
He has also been involved in numerous governance, risk and audit engagements focusing on both the compliance and performance aspects of corporate governance and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
For many years Leighton has been a sessional lecturer in the School of Accountancy at Queensland University of Technology and a presenter for CPA Australia, presenting a wide range of financial accounting, governance and taxation law subjects.