President & Chief Executive Officer
Leslie C. Voth is President and Chief Executive Officer of Pitcairn, a recognized global leader in the specialized multi-family office marketplace. Leslie’s industry experience and invaluable insights have contributed to the success of both the firm and its clients. She has been a member of Pitcairn’s senior management team since 1996. She has served in several leadership roles including Director of Marketing from 1996-2001, President of the Wealth Management Group from 2002-2008, and President and Chief Operating Officer from 2008 until assuming her current responsibilities.
Leslie is directly responsible for overall corporate planning and strategic growth, and oversees all client relationships. She has played a key role in Pitcairn’s growth and expansion, spearheading development and implementation of an industry-leading 100% open architecture investment platform, developing a total wealth management strategy utilized by the firm’s clients, and pioneering the creation of multi-disciplinary teams to collaboratively meet the increasingly complex needs of the firm’s clients.
Leslie has received multiple accolades over the years. She was awarded the top honor of “Women in Wealth Management” by Family Wealth Report in 2018 and 2014 for her individual contributions to the wealth management industry. She was named “Family Office Leader of the Year” by Family Office Review in 2015 for her dedication as a leader and for her contributions to the family office industry. Leslie authored the chapter, “The Lifecycle of the Family Office,” in the Handbook for Advisors: Family Offices. In addition, Leslie is regularly quoted in industry publications including Barron’s, The Wall Street Journal, The International Family Offices Journal, Private Wealth, and Family Wealth Report.
In addition, Leslie is a member of the Wigmore Association, a global collaboration of chief executive officers and chief investment officers from eight family offices from across North America, Europe, Australia, and South America. The group, which launched in 2011, exchanges views, research, and insight to enable members to enhance their global perspectives and enrich their business models and investment processes.
Leslie joined Pitcairn in 1993, serving as Director of Marketing and Communications. In that capacity, she founded the Pitcairn Women’s Forum, the firm’s pioneering and much-praised educational program targeted to women.
A veteran of the financial industry with over two decades of accomplishment, Leslie also served for nine years as Vice President of the Meritor Financial Group before joining Pitcairn.
She holds a degree from Wheaton College and, outside of her professional duties, is involved with many groups that support the arts and is an avid gardener.