As Marketing Director for LEF, Gareth is responsible for helping clients and prospects increase their understanding and consumption of LEF’s progressive research and next-practice advisory offerings. He is responsible for all aspects of LEF’s marketing, brand and communications, as well as our Events program and how LEF develops an outstanding experience for our clients. This includes our flagship Study Tours and Executive Forums, immersive events designed to help attendees activate change in their organizations through deep insights with actionable outcomes.
A proven marketing leader in tech and professional services, Gareth has held global and European marketing roles with companies including Oracle Corp., BEA Systems and Xerox. He previously ran his own marketing consulting practice, providing interim and fractional CMO expertise to start-up and scale-up organizations, including clients in cybersecurity, education technology, IT services and mobile.
Married with two children, Gareth’s interests include sailing, power boating, kayaking and golf. He is passionate about developing youth participation in paddlesport through marathon kayaking, and serves as a Director of the annual Devizes to Westminster International Canoe Race.