Leanne James

Innovation Technologist

Boots UK


Leanne James is an Innovation Technologist at Walgreens Boots Alliance and a member of the SCS RDG North Committee. After completing her Ph.D. developing Biomimetic antioxidant complexes at Loughborough University, her love of all things cosmetics led her to a career in the industry at Boots in 2012 where she completed the SCS diploma. Leanne started out in the No7 Skincare formulation team developing the Protect and Perfect Advanced serums to market. In 2014, she joined the Skincare innovation team helping to develop the Your Good Skin™ technology. Leanne has since been in the colour cosmetics innovation team.