Interview by: Khai Nguyen
Vijay J. Marolia has over 13 years of experience in capital markets specializing in hedge fund and private equity investment strategies. He is Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Regal Point Capital, a fast growing, multi-strategy investment firm.
Before launching Regal Point Capital in 2013, Vijay spent eight years at Private Wealth Management at Heathrow, one of Central Florida’s top wealth management firms, with over $300 million in assets under management. As Chief Investment officer, Mr. Marolia served as the firm’s global macroeconomic strategist and was responsible for research and portfolio construction. Mr. Marolia has done extensive research and due diligence on the world’s leading fund managers.
Vijay earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Florida and a MBA with a concentration in Finance from Rollins College’s Crummer Graduate School of Business, where he served on the Alumni Board. In 2010, Vijay earned the CFP designation and became the firm’s youngest ever partner the following year. He left in 2012 to pursue his dreams and launched Regal Point Capital Management, LLC shortly thereafter.
In 2015, Mr. Marolia launched two brand new and exciting charities; Healthy, Wealthy, & Wise Orlando, with a mission to improve the overall health and living standards in the greater Orlando Area–as well as, Hedge Against Homelessness, which partners with local organizations focusing on assisting the growing local homeless population. Vijay lives in the heart of downtown Orlando where he enjoys rooting for the Orlando Magic.
Vijay is frequently featured in media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Reuters, ValueWalk, Mining Weekly, Seeking Alpha, Investopedia, Fox 35 Orlando and more.