His background was in sales and marketing, culminating as corporate vice president of Microsoft, responsible for marketing across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. John helped spearhead the Trust’s fundraising efforts since 2012 with commendable success, raising £5million.
John sadly passed away in hospital on 28 April 2020 following a short illness.
- Charitable Trust at Companies House (Retrieved 23 April 2019)
- Branch Lines May 2020, "A tribute to John Leftwich"
- Charitable Trust website (Retrieved 23 April 2019)
- 'Honour for former Microsoft officer, John Leftwich', Ludlow and Tenbury Wells Advertiser, 25 November 2009 (Retrieved 3 May 2020)