Leonora is a Managing Director at Credit Suisse in the Risk Division, based in London where she has spent 23 years. Leonora was appointed Global Head of Recovery Management Investment Bank/Asia Pacific in November 2019 and manages Credit Suisse’s defaulted and/ or stressed positions, excluding Switzerland. Prior to this Leonora was Head of Recovery Management International for EMEA and Asia Pacific.
Leonora is a strong advocate of Diversity and Inclusion and as well as helping to drive the Gender Diversity agenda also is a sponsor for Black African Minority Ethnic (BAME) network. In 2019 Leonora was the recipient of the inaugural Diversity and Inclusion Champion Award at Credit Suisse.
Leonora is a trustee for a charity called Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders which is aimed at helping young people who in the main are female and from African and African-Caribbean heritage.