Governance People SA

Governance People SA is a Luxembourg based specialist provider of training and consulting services within the domain of governance.

The company is registered in Luxembourg and is authorised as an economic adviser (conseil économique) and as a continuous professional education organisation (gestionnaire d’un organisme de formation professionnelle continue).

Leslie Foster

Managing Director

Leslie is an innovative global governance specialist, chartered accountant and internal auditor. He has held senior positions with major financial services firms and worked in more than 30 countries and territories (including all significant finance centres) in the last 20 years.

Particular areas of expertise include: Retail and Private Banking, Asset and Fund Management, Trust and Fiduciary Management, Investor Services and Insurance.  Previous roles include being Head of Internal Audit at Dexia BIL and Chief Internal Auditor of RBC Investor Services.

Leslie is  a specialist in the internal audit of joint ventures having developed audit functions at RBC Dexia Investor Services (a global joint venture between Royal Bank of Canada and Dexia SA) and Merrill Lynch HSBC (a global joint venture focused on online banking and brokerage).

Laurence Lambert


Laurence graduated in the Psychology of Work, Organization and Society and in Management Science. After working in a large international recruitment firm, she joined the Governance people team in 2013! Laurence manages the recruitment part of the business and is the first point of contact for candidates.

David Duarte

elearning Specialist

David joined the team in January 2016 and is a design and animation specialist who works on our elearning course design. With David’s skills we are able to add multimedia, 3d animation and video effects to our growing range of elearning courses.