The Team



Rowan Middleton-Leal

Rowan Middleton-Leal

General Counsel

Role at the Foundation

As General Counsel, Rowan is responsible for managing all aspects of the legal work at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and its sister charities.


Before joining the Foundation, Rowan was the senior legal manager for UK/Ireland in the Financial Services team at Accenture. Prior to that, she was part of the IT/IP legal team at Herbert Smith and she also spent some time working in-house as a commercial lawyer at (what was) LLoyds TSB Bank. In her spare time, Rowan likes to be outdoors, doing some kind of sport.