Lauren B. Leichtman

Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner

Lauren B. Leichtman co-founded Levine Leichtman Capital Partners in 1984. Ms. Leichtman has been a private equity investor for more than 33 years. In addition to planning the strategic direction of LLCP, her activities include primary responsibility for the investment activities of LLCP and institutional fundraising. Ms. Leichtman is chairperson of LLCP’s Investment Committee. Prior to founding LLCP, Ms. Leichtman practiced law for approximately ten years, including three years with the Enforcement Division of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Ms. Leichtman received a J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law and an L.L.M. from Columbia Law School.  Ms. Leichtman has been married to Mr. Levine since 1979.