Ms Butterfield is Chief Executive Officer of a specialist Project and Strategy Advisory company which operates in the business, property and infrastructure sectors with a client group spanning Government, large corporates, and not-for-profits.
She is also Managing Director Australia for its NYSE listed company parent company.
She has served on numerous Boards and advisory panels including the Federal IRD Board and was one of a panel of three industry representatives appointed by the nine government ministers to review the progress, strategies and future direction of the National Building Codes Board.
Leslie was the Inaugural NSW President and National Vice President for the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC), was inducted to the Inaugural Businesswomen’s Hall of Fame, and was Telstra NSW Businesswoman of the Year.
She was one of six Australian Women selected in 2007 for the prestigious Veuve Clicquot annual tribute to outstanding women achievers in business and industry.