Our Team

Jay Folz
Managing Director, CFA®

As Managing Director at Capital Wealth Advisors, Jay is responsible for providing investment solutions to investment advisers, distribution partners, family offices and institutional consultants as well as maintaining a group of private clients.

Jay has over 25 years of experience in the financial industry. Prior to joining Capital Wealth Advisors in 2020, Jay spent 17 years in Naples at Private Capital Management as Partner, Director of Distribution and Senior Relationship Manager working with external advisers, third party distribution channels, and ultra-high-net worth families.

Prior to Private Capital Management, Jay worked at Polen Capital Management where he served six years as the Head of New Business Development and Client Servicing. Earlier he worked as a Financial Advisor for PaineWebber.

Professional Memberships and Affiliations


  • BS in Finance, Indiana University in Bloomington

Designations & Licenses

  • Chartered Financial Analyst®