Jenkintown, Pennsylvania (October 2, 2015) – Philadelphia Business Journal has again named Pitcairn, a global leader in the family office and wealth management industry, as one of the region’s “Top 50 Family-Owned Businesses.”
Pitcairn was founded in 1923 by the three sons of entrepreneur and Pittsburgh Plate Glass (PPG) co-founder, John Pitcairn. “While honored to qualify as one of Philadelphia’s ‘Top 50’ family-owned and operated business, we at Pitcairn are gratified to be professionally serving not only the Pitcairn family, but a number of other multi-generational families who also benefit from the leadership and foresight provided by our founding family,” said President and Chief Executive Officer Leslie Voth. Sustaining multi-generational families is one of the hallmarks of Pitcairn, with its multi-family office providing guidance, expertise and tools for our client families to use in preserving their success through generations.
To qualify for this list, businesses must be at least 51% owned by two or more family members. Ranking is based on the number of local employees. Pitcairn was ranked 34 on the “Top 50” list.
Pitcairn is one of the world’s leading family offices. Dedicated to helping families sustain and grow their substantial, often complex financial assets, Pitcairn also supports the unique heritage of its clients across multiple generations. The firm is recognized as an innovator and global leader in the family office industry since its inception in 1923. Today, Pitcairn continues to redefine the family office experience for generations of the world’s wealthiest families. Headquartered in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, the firm also has offices in New York and Washington, DC as well as a network of resources around the world.