Leah  Guggenheimer
  • New York

Leah Guggenheimer

Managing Director & Chief Innovation Officer

Leah Guggenheimer is Managing Director & Chief Innovation Officer with responsibility for overseeing Burford’s organizational strategy and process and its evolving marketplace opportunity.

Prior to joining Burford, Leah was Chief Operating Officer of Tiger Bay Advisors, a boutique consulting firm for alternative investment managers. Prior to joining Tiger Bay’s executive leadership, she was a Chief of Staff at leading hedge fund Bridgewater Associates. Leah began her career as a practicing litigator at firms including Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann, subsequently transitioning to marketing, business development and process design roles at firms including Jackson Lewis, Darby & Darby and Dechert.

Leah graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School.