June O’Sullivan MBE

Chief Executive

An inspiring speaker, author and regular media commentator on Early Years, Social Business and Child Poverty, June has been instrumental in achieving a major strategic, pedagogical and cultural shift for the award winning London Early Years Foundation, resulting in an increased profile, new childcare model and stronger social impact over the past ten years. Read more about June

Mike Abbott

Operations Director

Mike joined LEYF this year and was previously the General Manager of Co-Operative nurseries. Mike heads up our Children Services team across our 37 nurseries.

Jeff Loo

Finance and Social Investment Director

Jeff has over 30 years’ corporate experience, 4 children and a big heart. He has been invaluable to the LEYF expansion programme and our investment decisions.

Lorenzo Chiozzi

Head of People and Performance
International Human Resources leader experienced in change management, talent management, start up and fast growth across Europe. Experience of building business focused and diverse HR functions from scratch, embedding high-performance culture/values in a fast-paced environment. A qualified Lawyer, ACIPD and MSc qualified, more than 20 years of previous experience includes HR Management and Strategic roles in Mitsubishi Electric, Boston Scientific, BASF, Robert Bosh and KONE.