Chief Executive Officer
Joel Padowitz founded Palladium Capital Group (f/k/a Palladium Capital Advisors) in 2003 and has served as its CEO since that time, having facilitated hundreds of transactions totaling billions of dollars. Previously, he had been a Principal of Gerber Financial Management, a CPA firm in Beverly Hills, where his roles included financial sales, investment analysis, and business development. Mr. Padowitz received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University where he studied economics and graduated with a 4.00 GPA. He received his MBA from Israel’s Bar Ilan University where he finished first in his class. He holds the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) designation, is an ordained Orthodox Jewish rabbi, has written several books, and was a two-time national champion at the US Science Olympiad.