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Leslie Pontello

Leslie is a senior business and operations leader with more than 30 years of experience in the Human Resources and Benefits industry. She has achieved great success managing large client accounts and creating and leading initiatives that improve delivery of client services. For bswift, Leslie is responsible for all operations, including implementation and client services activities. Prior to bswift, she was Chief Operating Officer for Xerox HR Solutions, a role that was created by the consolidation of Xerox’s benefits and HR outsourcing businesses. Leslie also held numerous leadership positions in her 23-year tenure at Aon Hewitt, including Senior Vice President Operations and HRO Global Business Leader. She has a BA in Political Science and Economics from Northwestern University and completed graduate work at The George Washington University and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.