Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Tower Hamlets

Mr Leslie Morgan OBE DL

Appointed Rep DL: 2016

towerhamletsLeslie is a pharmacist, entrepreneur and philanthropist. He bought and transformed a retail pharmacy into one of the world’s leading specialist Pharmaceutical and medical distributors supplying 23,000 different products to 180 countries. He has pioneered the free donation of in date pharmaceuticals exceeding £22m to charities in developing countries. He is a visiting fellow at Cass Business School, specialising in lecturing in philanthropic issues and is Chairman of The Morgan Charitable Foundation. He is a Liveryman with The World Traders as well as the Blacksmiths.

Tower HamletsLeslie was awarded an OBE in 2013 for services to the Pharmaceutical Industry and Charity.

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Tuesday 17th AUgust 2021

Mr Leslie Morgan OBE DL, presents an award to Maggie Philips from The St John’s Tenants and Residents Association, at the Recognition Ceremony for Covid Community Champions, at Canary Wharf.

Wednesday 30th November 2017

Her Royal Highness , Patron, National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, and Patron, the National Autistic Society, this evening attended a Dinner at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, 45 Prescot Street, London E1, and was received by Mr Leslie Morgan (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London.)

Leslie Morgan DL

The Diana Award 2018

Leslie Morgan presented the Diana Award on Monday July 23rd at Barclays Bank in Canary Wharf.

Wednesday 18th October 2017

Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Tower Hamlets, Leslie Morgan OBE DL presenting The Queens Award for Enterprise to Allen & Overy.


jpmorganWednesday 2nd August 2017

Mr Leslie Morgan OBE DL, Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Tower Hamlets, this evening presented The Queen’s Award for Enterprise to JP Morgan at Canary Wharf.