Laurent Roux is the Founder and CEO of Gallatin Wealth Management. He was a Director and Managing Director at Pictet & Cie, Private Bankers, Geneva, Switzerland and a number of its international affiliates during his 25 years at his family’s firm, serving private individuals, families, family offices and institutions worldwide. He has over 38 years of extensive experience with family and family office related activities including strategic wealth management, family office planning, coordination, consulting, administration, and international asset management. He is also a Principal and owner of the Willow Street Group and WS Trust Company in Jackson, WY. He holds numerous past and present Board and Advisory Board positions including The Family Office Association, The Family Firm Institute, The UHNW Institute, The East West Institute, The Special Operators Transition Foundation, RedFive Security LLC, and The Jackson Hole Center for Global Affairs, Historical Society, Community Counseling Center, and National Museum of Wildlife Art. He is a Chair and member of several high level investment committees. He has spoken at numerous forums in Asia, Australia, Europe and the US, lectures and writes on family wealth advising, family offices, private banking, and Trusts. Laurent graduated from the University of Colorado and holds a JD in Law from the California Western School of Law.
The Family Firm Institute (“FFI”) is an organization for family enterprise professionals, including advisers, consultants, educators and researchers who help to perpetuate trans-generational family business enterprise. For its network of professionals, FFI provides opportunities to participate in multidisciplinary educational programs and earn professional designations or certificates. Through interaction with international faculty, thought leaders, and a global network of other specialists, FFI Global Education Network (“FFI GEN”) students are provided the opportunity to develop their skills and improve their understanding and effectiveness when working with, in, or studying family enterprises.
Laurent has earned the following respective designations from FFI GEN:
FFI Fellow designation is issued and authorized by the Family Firm Institute, upon completion of the certificate programs
L Roux and Gallatin Wealth Mgnt support STEP, through speaking engagements, advertising, and his ownership interest in the Willow Street Group, STEP members.
L Roux is a member of the Investment & Wealth Institute