Biography: James Di Virgilio, CIMA®, CFP®, is one of the country’s leading fiduciary investors and financial planners. He is the co-founder of Chacon Diaz & Di Virgilio Wealth Management, a fiduciary firm that serves as legal guardians in financial matters for their clients, a claim that less than 15 percent of financial firms can make. Di Virgilio is a certified Investment Management Analyst®, a certification that only 2 percent of investors earn, having completed the education program at The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. Additionally, he is a Certified Financial Planner™, CFP®, a level of training that only 20 percent of financial planners obtain. DiVirgilio is ranked among the industry elite by having acquired both the CIMA® and the CFP®, which only 1 percent hold.
Since graduating cum laude in 2004, Di Virgilio was named a Gator 100 Honoree for one of the fastest growing companies founded by a University of Florida Alum. He also holds a master of science in management from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business and was a 2016 UF Outstanding Young Alumni Award Winner, which is given to those who have distinguished themselves in their profession and community with significant professional accomplishment on the state, national or international level. Di Virgilio also serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Florida and frequently works with multiple colleges, graduate and undergraduate programs, as well as with athletes.