Jenkintown, Pennsylvania (March 17, 2015) – Pitcairn, a leading family office, received top honors in the family office category for Client Initiative at the second annual Family Wealth Report (FWR) Awards 2015 held in New York on March 12, 2015. The award acknowledged Pitcairn’s innovative technology and client web deliverables.
Leslie Voth, President and CEO of Pitcairn, commented on the FWR award, “This recognition is of particular significance as it showcases our commitment to enhancing our clients’ experience by capitalizing on the benefits of technological innovations, which help us to maintain independence, data security, and segregation of client information.”
Technology plays an increasingly important role in delivering state-of-the-art services to Pitcairn clients. The firm enhanced its client web offerings in 2014, creating an interactive, secure environment where clients can customize how they want to view their account information. The new features also provide more flexibility for viewing data using PCs, smart phones and tablets. “Our commitment to ‘high-touch’ personal service continues unabated,” stated Voth.
Showcasing “best of breed” providers in the global private banking, wealth management, and trusted advisor communities, the FWR awards were designed to recognize companies, teams, and individuals which the prestigious panel of judges deemed to have “demonstrated innovation and excellence during 2015.” Stephen Harris, ClearView Financial Media’s CEO, and Publisher of Family Wealth Report, noted, “the awards truly reflect excellence in wealth management, recognizing the very best operators in the private client industry – with ‘independence’, ‘integrity’, and ‘genuine insight’ the watchwords of the judging process.”
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.