John has been working in the optical industry for over ten years, and qualified as a dispensing optician (DO) in 2013. Before joining Leightons, he worked across the UK for large multiples and smaller independents, earning him a wealth of experience. He also spent a rewarding six months working as a retail director and DO in Australia.
John loves working at Leightons because he can offer customers the whole package – from fantastic brands to dedicated customer care.
Outside work, John loves to travel. He has travelled extensively, visiting Europe, America, Australia, Africa and India. He particularly loved the culture and vineyards of South Australia, and the energy and sights of New York. John is passionate about helping others and has participated in several challenging charity fundraising initiatives.