Leanne Katsande is a commercial real estate professional with over 14 years of experience in the Liverpool property market. She currently serves as the Head of Commercial at Sciontec Developments Limited, a role she has held since June 2021. Prior to that, she held the position of Head of Commercial at Liverpool Science Park for three years.
Leanne’s professional journey in property began in 2009 when she joined Liverpool Science Park as an Operations Assistant. She quickly rose through the ranks, becoming Operations Manager in 2016 and subsequently Head of Commercial in 2019.
Leanne’s expertise lies in managing commercial property portfolios, overseeing customer relationships, and driving business growth. She has a proven track record of success in attracting and retaining tenants, negotiating leases, and maximising occupancy rates.
Throughout her career, she has played a pivotal role in the growth and development of Liverpool Science Park, contributing to its position as a leading science and technology hub in the region. Most recently, she has also been instrumental in launching Sciontec AI at The Spine in Paddington Village, providing health & life sciences, FinTech, educational institutions and professional services organisations with a range of flexible, all-inclusive serviced workspaces, from a single hot desk to full floor plates.