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The Leadership Edge’s Gaylene Xanthopoulos Receives Athena San Diego’s 2013 Pinnacle Award!

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Your science or technology is on the cutting edge. Are your people?

For 25 years, The Leadership Edge has provided training and consulting services almost exclusively to life sciences and technology companies. So we see the world from your perspective. We know the pace. The pressure. The milestones. The brainpower.

We also know that great science or technology alone doesn't make a great company. To turn an innovative concept into a business reality, you need leadership and commercial competence. We can help.

Learn more about what we do. Then contact us to get The Leadership Edge.

Our Vision

The Leadership Edge is a catalyst for empowering people worldwide to continually make positive changes in their personal and professional lives.

Our Partnerships

For over 18 years, The Leadership Edge has had a strategic partnership with Biocom, the Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association, and the San Francisco Bay Area Senior Human Resource Group, bringing business training to scientists, engineers and their executives. We're proud to announce our new partnership with BayBio!


Outstanding Service Providers

The Leadership Edge aligns itself with organizations that provide outstanding service to their industries. Click on their logos to learn more about their services.


We help scientists and engineers become business leaders

Our programs and services, ranging from readymade classes to custom solutions, include …

  • Management training
  • Leadership training
  • Executive development
  • One-on-one coaching
  • Teambuilding activities
  • Corporate retreats, workshops and executive off-sites

Learn more about what we do.


We are now a WBENC - Certified Women's Business Enterprise and a Women Owned Small Business.

Gaylene Xanthopoulos, President of The Leadership Edge, describes the programs available to develop your human capital for their next level of success!