- Lara Leigh-WoodManaging DirectorLara Leigh-WoodManaging Director
Lara is the Founder of Beacon Gainer and she uses her skills as a strategic and creative thinker and her aptitude for relationship building, to develop a broad range of commercial relationships and to generate a network of opportunities of significant value.
Her role as Managing Director includes being the first point of contact for clients, leading the development of services and tackling day-to-day challenges of business.
Excellence in results and depth in experience is extremely important to Lara and this shines through in the culture of the collective and in the approach.
She has worked in several sectors as a Business Development Director, including wealth management, financial services, social investment, non profit fundraising, digital publishing, membership platforms and niche companies largely focused on private and high profile individuals.
Lara’s career has spanned living in London, Vancouver and Montreal for over a decade where she attended McGill University as well as becoming a member of the prestigious Scarlet Key Society. Raised in London, England, she is fluent in French and English, she is an award winning social entrepreneur and in the winter can be found skiing in the Alps.