Leslie Rikleen is a Manager at Innosight and enjoys helping large industrial organizations grapple with the VUCA future to make smart strategic decisions in the present.

Prior to Innosight, Leslie worked in W.L. Gore’s burgeoning corporate incubator in R&D, developing markets and technologies for both the consumer and medical industries.

Leslie graduated from MIT with both a BS and MS in Materials Science and Engineering and completed an online MBA.

In her spare time, Leslie enjoys playtesting strategy board games and spending time with her husband and 2 little boys.




Shot of corporate businesspeople meeting in the boardroom“Three Best Practices to Create an Effective Innovation Council”
Innosight, November 2020



Male hand in blue protective glove holding a paper bag with vegetables and baguette.“The Post-COVID-19 Consumer”
, July 2020