Leigh is Head of Blockchain and Disruptive Platforms Lead for Accenture, and he along with 435,000 other employees focus on strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Leigh has an Investment Banking background and he has lived and worked in Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Singapore, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Melbourne on multiple occasions over the last 20 years and he loves Japan! Leigh specialises is building new businesses and commercialising them – examples include the 3 x equity brokerage businesses, 2 banks, equity trading desks, online FX trading, a global custody business, securities market infrastructure for a middle east country, and establishment of exchange traded fund (ETF) products in greenfield markets. Leigh enjoys talking to companies about how blockchain solutions can generate value for ecosystem participants, value for society, how to best build a commercial blockchain ecosystem, and how blockchain can deliver new products and revenue streams. Leigh enjoys investing time and energy inside and outside Accenture with blockchain start ups and blockchain ventures in scale up mode.