Elena Buriani - LEA Growing People
Elena Buriani - LEA Growing People

Elena Buriani

Co-Founder & CEO
Leadership & Teams Parental & Family Coach

After working as Talent & HR Recruiter for Tetra Pak Packaging Solutions and after being gifted with a neuro-diverse child, I developed the passion for: leadership, positive intelligence, performance excellence, conflict management and adaptive strategies.
By co-Founding with my husband Luca LEA Growing People, my mission is to develop high performing leaders, impactful teams, confident parents and balanced families.
I stand for reducing limiting beliefs and sterile behaviours, holding the vision that challenges and conflicts can always be transformed into growth opportunities.

Elena Buriani, honored to serve as a certified Executive, Leadership, and Team Coach (CPCC and PCC), takes on the role of CEO & Co-Founder at LEA Growing People. LEA, a coaching and training organization with a global reach, conducts programs in over 25 languages, dedicated to fostering high-performing leaders, impactful teams, confident parents, and balanced families.

Central to LEA’s vision is Elena’s deep-rooted belief in the innate leadership present in every individual from birth. Her coaching philosophy, grounded in sustainable leadership principles, seeks to nurture enduring leadership qualities.

Guided by a value-driven approach shaped by diverse experiences, Elena brings a unique perspective to her roles. Holding a Diploma in Accounting with a focus on legal-economic business studies, and further enriched by a degree in Foreign Languages, she enhances her cross-cultural connectivity. Elena’s professional journey includes roles as an Account Manager at Randstad and a Recruitment Specialist at Tetra Pak. Additionally, she shares a wealth of experiences as a Professional Dancer and Singer, a Certified Pilates and Qi Gong Instructor, and, notably, 20 years as a Musical Therapist for Music Together Italy and UAE.

As the proud mother of a gifted and neuro-diverse son, Elena seamlessly integrates a holistic and unique approach into her work, drawing inspiration from her diverse background.

Elena ardently advocates for reducing limiting beliefs, instilling leadership from birth, and transforming challenges into opportunities for growth. Her coaching style, marked by positive intelligence, conflict management, and resilience, mirrors her commitment to creating a secure, diverse, and inclusive ecosystem for future generations within the corporate landscape.


English, Italian, Spanish