Leigh Philpot

Leigh Philpot

Head of Wealth

Leigh  joined Kingswood in 2019 and as Head of Wealth leads the private client business in the UK.  His role is to help the firm to grow and enhance our proposition and service for clients and intermediaries and as well as having responsibility for the client facing staff.

Leigh has over 20 years’ experience in the Private Client industry and joined Kingswood in 2019 from Kleinwort Hambros Private Bank, where he was Head of Regions.  Prior to this he founded and led the Discretionary Fund Management (DFM) business strategy for the bank,  providing DFM and private banking solutions to IFAs.
 
Based in London, Leigh worked with Kleinwort Hambros for 13 years and had previously held the role of Group Head of Privilege Banking while at the firm. Prior to this Leigh spent the earlier years of his career as an Investment Manager at Rathbones, and was a graduate of the Stockbroker Development Programme  at Killik & Co.

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