Leigh was born in the parish of St Mary, Jamaica, emigrating to Leeds in the late 1990s. He gained a Construction Management BSc (2003) and Civil Engineering BSc at Leeds Met (2010). Leigh wanted to take his career into the renewables sector, so applied for and successfully completed an MSc in Renewable Energy Engineering at Kingston University. He graduated in 2014 and was selected by Audley Genus to receive the first YTL PhD studentship, starting in September 2014.
- Doctoral Title:
- Institutional Entrepreneurship in the Renewable Energy Sector in the UK
- Professor Audley Genus, Dr Marfuga Iskandarova
Education and Work History
- Kingston University London, MSc Renewable Energy Engineering; Leeds Metropolitan University BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering Studies,
My work experience is: Black & Veatch (UK) Ltd, Site Engineer