Strategy Focus:

Hedge Fund, Private Credit, Private Equity, Real Estate, Venture Capital and Direct Deals.

Jim Pugliese

Managing Partner

Mr. Jim Pugliese is the Managing Partner of Centurian Capital LLC.


Centurian Capital LLC is a placement agency that specializes in raising capital for hedge funds, private equity funds, and real estate investment opportunities. Centurian Capital has cultivated a national network of large single and multi-family offices, as well as Ultra-High Net worth Individuals. Mr. Pugliese has raised over $250 million of capital in the past six years for his clients.


Mr. Pugliese has been a successful business leader and entrepreneur for over twenty-five years. He was the CEO of a national group health insurance brokerage, as well as a large healthtech that offered an integrated HR, payroll and benefits platform to over 500 SMEs. He was the founder and President of one of the nation’s largest life settlement brokerages, and was the head of corporate development of a Fortune 500 company.


Mr. Pugliese has earned a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, and an MBA in Finance from the University of Connecticut.


Mr. Pugliese has been a member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) since 1990.


Mr. Pugliese holds Series 6, 63, 65 and 82 registrations with FINRA.