Neal Simon

Neal Simon

CEO
Bronfman E.L. Rothschild

Neal is the CEO of Bronfman E.L. Rothschild, an independent RIA managing $4.2 billion.  Prior to joining BELR, Neal had been the founder and CEO of Highline Wealth Management, a company he sold to BELR in 2015.  Highline was formed upon the principles of independent, unbiased advice and portfolios of diversified, non-correlated investments. From its founding in 2002 through 2015, the company grew every year and managed $1.4 billion at the time of the sale.  

Prior to creating Highline, Neal served as the leader of four other businesses.  For five years, he was President of both The Meltzer Group and Meltzer Wealth Management.  Neal was also the Chairman and CEO of USLaw, as well as the Chief Operating Officer for William Kent International, Inc. (WKI). 

Neal holds a B.A. Magna Cum Laude from Brown University, in Applied Mathematics and Economics, and an M.B.A. with high honors from the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business.

Neal is actively involved in community service, including serving as the Chairman of the Board of the Community Foundation of the National Capital Region.   He lives in Potomac, MD with his wife, Jennifer and their three children.