Prior to immigrating to Australia Leslie was the Financial Controller for a large multinational automotive part manufacturing company. In his working life, he has held various senior positions in both commerce and public practice. He has been married for 23 years and has 3 daughters.Leslie is both an Australian Chartered Accountant as well as a South African Chartered Accountant; he is also a Chartered Tax Adviser with the Australian Tax Institute and a registered SMSF auditor, and recently completed his Master’s degree in Taxation.

He has a keen interest in helping business owners grow their businesses, believing that their success is his success. He enjoys the sport of judo and has represented Western Australia successfully in both the 2012 (bronze) and 2013 Australian National Judo Championships (gold and bronze)