Philip G. Palumbo is CEO and Chief Investment Officer and the Founder of Palumbo Wealth Management. He served as Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager at UBS before forming Palumbo Wealth Management, a full-service boutique wealth management firm.
Over the past 20 years, Philip has held senior roles with several major financial institutions and he has successfully assisted families and individuals navigate some of the most challenging market environments in recent history. The leadership Philip provided for his clients during these difficult markets has helped them achieve their most important financial goals as they prepare for retirement.
Philip’s UBS practice, the Palumbo Wealth Management Group, was a premiere Long Island-based wealth management team. He has lectured and taught several thousands of families and individuals throughout his career at a major university on subjects such as retirement and investment planning, tax, estate and trust planning, family governance and asset protection.
Philip has long held a tremendous inner passion for delivering exceptional financial advice and guidance to his clients and always putting their interest first before anyone else, no matter what. He has always felt that the way financial institutions deliver wealth management can be greatly improved. For this reason, Philip registered Palumbo Wealth Management as a Registered Investment Advisor. His vision was to create an environment where the only focus was on what is best for their clients.
Philip wants clients to know that the Palumbo Wealth Management serves as legal fiduciaries on every piece of advice it gives them and the firm has unlimited access to the best in breed products, services and research that are available within the financial services industry. Palumbo Wealth Management isn’t just focused on profits, but rather on delivering an incredible world class experience and service offerings that would make clients proud.
As the firm’s Chief Investment Officer, Philip has spent countless hours researching the changing economic environments and how various investment categories have performed over a 50-year time period. His findings from this research are the foundation to the investment models he utilizes to assist his clients in achieving their financial goals. Philip has 20 years of experience managing money over some of the most difficult and volatile market periods in history and he has used this experience and research to guide his clients effectively in achieving their financial goals.
Philip feels we all get one chance at life. Putting your best self forward and doing what you feel is right based on your core values and beliefs systems, is the WHY behind forming Palumbo Wealth Management.
Philip has earned the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation. This designation is awarded to individuals who complete two years of specialized education, pass a comprehensive two-day examination, have required experience and meet ethical and continuing education requirements. Topics covered include retirement planning, insurance, employee-benefit planning, income planning, estate and trust planning, tax planning and investment strategies.
Philip received his B.A. in finance from Towson University where he played Division I Lacrosse. He resides in Manhasset, New York with his wife Melissa and their three sons, Philip, Andrew and Matthew. In his free time, Philip has a deep passion for coaching his three boys’ lacrosse teams, reading investment books, weight training, playing golf and most importantly, spending time with his family.