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Maribeth S. Rahe

Maribeth Rahe

President & CEO


Maribeth S. Rahe is President and Chief Executive Officer of Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Western & Southern Financial Group.

Under Rahe’s leadership, Fort Washington is the largest money manager of institutional assets in the Cincinnati region.* Fort Washington provides professional and comprehensive asset management services for institutions, corporations, insurance companies, mutual funds, foundations, endowments, and high-net-worth individuals.

Prior to joining Fort Washington, Rahe was President and a board member of the United States Trust Company of New York. Additionally, she has served as Vice Chair of the board of The Harris Bank in Chicago and has held various positions at JPMorgan in London and New York. 

Rahe serves on several regional and national boards of directors, including Cincinnati Arts Association, Vice Chair; Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.; United Way Investment Committee; Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur Development Advisory Board; Xavier University Williams College of Business Board of Executive Advisors; Cincy Tech Advisory Board; Cincinnati Country Club; Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber of Commerce; and First Financial Bancorp and First Financial Bank, N.A. She is former President of the Women's Capital Club and a member of the Commonwealth Club. She is a life trustee to Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center; New York Landmarks Conservancy, and National Tropical Botanical Garden. She is also the current President & Treasurer of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber Foundation.

A well-known and acknowledged expert in financial services, Rahe was featured in Vanity Fair magazine as one of “America’s Most Influential Women-200 Legends, Leaders and Trailblazers”. She was featured as a guest on the LeadingShe podcast.


Rahe is a graduate of Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. She was also a Ph.D. candidate at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and earned her Masters of Business Administration in International Management with honors from Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Arizona.

*Business Courier 2019-2020 Book of Lists.