Meet Matthew Leebow
Matthew Leebow is the founder and CEO of Affirmed Equities, a vertically integrated private equity holding company that focuses on steel, real estate development and technology, based in Miami, Florida.
Among Affirmed Equities subsidiaries are Majestic Steel USA, a master distributor of prime carbon flat rolled steel products, CenturionLG, a boutique real estate development firm that focuses on design to build with turnkey solutions and One Enabled, a home automation company that simplifies the process.
Personal and Professional Life
Matthew Leebow was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the third of five children. His parents are Majestic Steel USA founder Dennis Leebow and Barbara Kupps.
Leebow’s brothers Jonathan, Eric and Todd and half-sister, Joni Kupps, are a part of the family business of Majestic Steel.
After attending New Hampton and Orange High School, Leebow pursued a business degree at the University of South Florida..
Following the completion of his studies, Matthew’s first career-track position was an operations and sales role at Majestic Steel USA. In 2001, he opened the company’s Miami office to expand the Southeast territory. In 2008, he returned to Cleveland to assume a senior leadership role focused on refining Majestic’s business strategy and operating plan while implementing processes and procedures to optimize sales, profitability, and growth.
In 2012, Matthew Leebow returned to Miami and founded Affirmed Equities. As his enterprises grew, so did his family: Matthew and Jennifer Leebow welcomed the birth of Isabelle Joy Leebow in October, 2012, and Olivia Grace Leebow in November, 2014.