Our Team

Lewis Johnson
Chief Investment Officer

Lewis is Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors and President, Co-founder & Partner of Fundamental Global Investors, LLC, our affiliated investment manager.

Prior to partnering with Capital Wealth Advisors and co-founding Fundamental Global Investors, Lewis was a private investor from 2010-2012. Lewis was a 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 a Vice President at AYSA from 1992-1998.

Research & Publications

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

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

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