Lee M. Gordon

Chief Executive Officer

Wealth Advisors


Lee Gordon is a senior managing director/chief executive officer in Mesirow Financial’s Wealth Advisors group. As chairman of the group’s executive committee, he provides the leadership and strategic direction for the division.

Lee joined Mesirow Financial in 1992 and has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry.

Lee is actively involved in the community and philanthropic organizations. He is a founding member of Chicago Scholars and past president of the Jewish Council for Youth Services. He has served on the board of The Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) and the advisory committee for Invest for Kids. Professional involvement includes the private client division of SIFMA, the Advisory Council for Fidelity’s broker dealer segment as well as a frequent speaker at the SS&C/Black Diamond Executive Forum.

Lee earned a BS in accounting from the University of Illinois and is an alumnus of the London School of Economics. Lee has successfully completed the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.

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