DAVID G. DIETZE, JD, CFA, CFP™
David G. Dietze is President and Chief Investment Strategist of Point View Wealth Management, Inc., an SEC registered investment advisor, which he founded in 1993. PVWM has been named one of the country's top wealth managers by Bloomberg Wealth Manager magazine, #5 on CNBC’s ranking of America’s top 100 fee-only wealth managers, and a 2015 Five Star Wealth Manager. Point View assists individuals, families, trusts, and others to develop and implement appropriate investment policies in the management of their financial assets.
Mr. Dietze has devoted many years to investing and analyzing the markets. He has been awarded both the Chartered Financial Analyst designation by the CFA Institute and the Certified Financial Planner designation by the CFP Board of Standards. He is a member of various professional organizations, including the CFA Institute and the Investment Forum of Northern New Jersey.
David Dietze speaks and writes frequently on financial topics. He has authored articles such as "To Index or Not to Index", published in Better Investing, "International Investing", published in The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, and "Over Long Run, Stocks Prove Worth", published in the Independent Press. He also published the article, "The Limited Liability Company: Latest Strategy and Developments" in Insights: The Corporate & Securities Law Advisor. Additionally, Mr. Dietze teaches courses on investing, including at the Summit Area Community School.
Mr. Dietze is interviewed frequently by the financial press, and has been cited in various periodicals including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, LA Times, Forbes, U. S. News and World Report, Investor's Business Daily, The Star-Ledger, Business News New Jersey, The Daily Record, and Stages, Fidelity Investments' magazine of personal finance. He also appears regularly on Bloomberg, CNBC, Fox Business, and CN8, the Comcast Network.
Mr. Dietze, born in 1956, graduated Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude, and with Honors in his major, Economics, from Dartmouth College in 1978. There, he was a Rufus Choate Scholar and received five citations in English, Latin, and Greek. He studied Spanish in Granada, Spain. He pursued graduate studies at Yale University in 1978 and 1979 in Classical Studies and Political Philosophy, earning Honors work.
He earned his law degree from The Law School at The University of Chicago in 1982. He is an attorney at law and member of the Bars of New Jersey, New York, and the District of Columbia. He has practiced corporate and finance law with New York based White & Case and Washington, D.C.'s Crowell & Moring.
Mr. Dietze is actively involved in local community and charitable activities. He is President of Summit’s Board of Education including former Chair of its Operations Committee,President of the Dartmouth Club of Suburban New Jersey, past President of the Rotary Club of Summit/New Providence, past President of the Summit Tennis Club, past President of the Downtown Club, board trustee and Chair of the planning and budget committee of the Overlook Foundation, Vice President of the Summit Area Public Foundation and Chair of its investment committee, past board trustee, Treasurer, and Chair of the investment committee of the Summit Area YMCA, Head Agent for Dartmouth College's Class of 1978, member of the reunion and gift committees for the University of Chicago’s Law School Class of 1982, and an active member of the Suburban Chamber of Commerce and the Canoe Brook Country Club.
Mr. Dietze was named to the Inaugural Hall of Fame of his alma mater, Mountain Lakes High School, for his community, charitable, and professional accomplishments. Mr. Dietze was named Distinguished Citizen of the Year in 2017 by the Suburban Chambers of Commerce. He was a Boy Scouts of America Summit Good Scout Awardee as an exemplary role model for the youth of our community. Mr. Dietze enjoys reading, tennis, golf, skiing and paddle tennis. He resides in Summit, New Jersey with his wife, son and daughter.