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Leanne Gawley Bio

Country Chief Financial Officer and Director, Canada at Shell
Founder, Lead Coach and Director, Leanne Gawley Executive Coaching

Leanne Gawley is a neurodivergent serial student, loves to bake and experience culture. She is the founder of Leanne Gawley Executive Coaching, an internationally experienced finance professional and the Chief Financial Officer and Director of Shell Canada Limited. Prior to joining Shell, Leanne worked internationally in Madagascar where she met her husband and became a bonus-mum to two wonderful now teenage boys. In addition to this, she obtained her CPA in 2011, completed her MBA in 2015 and became a Certified Professional Executive Coach and an Associate Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation in 2020.

She is married to Donald and is also a mum to their two young children, who are now 8 and 4. Her true passion is for people – further to her coaching business and leading within the Shell Canada Organization, she is passionate about Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility, even more so after being alongside her husband’s immigration journey from Madagascar into Canada.

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