Leann Hearne

Leann Hearne

Executive Director of Shared Services and Business Transformation, Riverside Group

Leann joined Riverside in 2012 as the executive director of care and support, leading a national £100m turnover business with 1,500 employees. After completing a change programme, Leann was asked to lead the transformation of Riverside Group and set up a group wide shared services function, with responsibility for IT, customer services, housing and finance processing, HR, facilities management, business information and transformation. 

Leann is experienced in ISO and LEAN with a background in commercial sectors, her last as managing director of an international manufacturing business. She has held a range of non-executive posts, including group vice chairman of a housing association and is a member of the Academy for Chief Executives.