David Giampaolo (Director)

David Giampaolo

David is the founder and Chief Executive of Pi Capital; a unique investor network that finds growth equity and alternative asset investment opportunities for its members and negotiates participation in select private equity deals and funds.  It allows individual investors to participate in transactions on an opt-in basis that are usually the exclusive preserve of institutions. In addition to investment opportunities, Pi Capital offers its members an exclusive and vibrant social and educational programme.

David previously founded, built up and sold several businesses and health club chains in the US and Europe. He has financial interests in several other businesses and industries (both as an angel investor or co-investor) and has been involved as an investor, advisor and board member of some of the largest and most successful health & fitness companies in world including Fitness First, 24 Hour Fitness and Zumba Fitness.

He is currently on the Board of Directors of Zumba Fitness, Smartmatic, and MedicAnimal and is a senior advisor with some of the leading private equity and venture capital funds in the world. David is an active member of YPO and CEO global business organizations and a trustee of and Pro Bono Economics.