Our Team

Lewis Johnson
Chief Investment Officer

As Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors (CWA), Lewis is responsible for establishing and managing the firm’s investment portfolios.

Prior to joining CWA in 2013, Lewis was a co-founder of Fundamental Global in 2012. Previously, Lewis was a private investor from 2010-2012. Lewis was also Portfolio Manager and Managing Director at Louis Dreyfus Highbridge Energy from 2008-2010. Previously, Lewis was a Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager, and Analyst at Pequot Capital from 2006-2007. Prior to joining Pequot Capital, Lewis was a Vice President and Analyst at T. Rowe Price from 2000-2006. Lewis worked as an Analyst at Capital Research & Management in 1999 and as a Vice President at AYSA from 1992-1998.

Research & Publications

  • Author of Trends & Tail Risks™, a publication dedicated to the principle that a deeper and broader knowledge could drive superior investment results.

In the Media


    • MBA in Finance, University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School of Business
    • MA in Political Science and BA in International Studies, Emory University
      • Elected to Phi Beta Kappa
      • Graduated magna cum laude

Designations and Licenses

  • Series 65