Leyly joined the Respect Board in 2020 as a trustee, motivated to tackle domestic violence. She has a personal understanding of how it can affect victims’ wellbeing, as well as an academic interest.
Her experience as a delivery professional in central government has given her a broad range of skills. Leyly has delivered projects in the charity and wider public sector including several government departments, so has a strong understanding of managing risks, budgets, and governance processes.
Leyly also has experience managing government commercial processes and contracts, and is skilled at accessing and communicating complex ideas and driving progress.