Leesa Muirhead


Leesa Muirhead is a collaborator, visionary, gentle disruptor and entrepreneur. Motivated by a deep belief of empowering people as a path to social and economic equity, Leesa founded B Corp-certified Adessy Associates in 2011. Adessy inspires, equips and enables organisations and individuals to be a force for good and build a better world. Incorporating social, environmental, economic and human ethical principles, our mission is to help our clients make distinctive, enduring and significant positive change. Adessy incubated Pioneers for Change, a UK-based social enterprise, which provides a Fellowship for those willing to harness their talents, energy and resources as a force for good. Pioneers for Change is a seed-bed for innovative thought, and a platform to harness collective energy, which is showcased on the Pioneers for Change Huffington Post blog. Published regularly, and inviting a variety of guest contributors, the blog is a celebration of champions and change-makers with themes including entrepreneurship, philanthropy, social impact investing and social enterprise.