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We believe that time is more important than money. That experiences are more important than things. And that time spent with ones you love, creating memories that matter, is, therefore, the best investment you can make — because the best things in life aren’t ‘things’!

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David Giunta

Founder, BlackPlum

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Our Philosophy

“Legacy is not just about money. It’s about leaving an imprint on your kids and community, about your values and beliefs that can change the world for the better.”
– David Giunta, Founder, BlackPlum
David Giunta
Founder, BlackPlum
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Mr. Giunta commenced his career as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), auditing public companies for four years, including two with the largest public accounting firm in the world, at the time, Arthur Andersen. Mr. Giunta earned a B.A. from The Ohio University where he graduated cum laude in accounting and business law.

For 20+ years, David Giunta has served as a trusted financial advisor for high net-worth families, acting in the capacities of a licensed CPA (1996-present), securities registered representative (1994-2005), investment adviser representative (1994-2008; 2011-2012), financial operations principal, life insurance agent (1994-2017) and real estate broker (2012-present). His diverse experience across all facets of finance makes Mr. Giunta an invaluable resource for his clients. He commands a proficiency with numbers, but also prides himself on his ability to connect on a personal level.

Mr. Giunta is a serial entrepreneur, having founded and operated six different financial firms that were licensed and regulated by either the securities exchange commission (SEC), commodity futures trading commission (CFTC), national association of broker-dealers (NASD), or national futures association (NFA).

Outside of the office, Mr. Giunta is passionate about his philanthropy work. He serves on the Finance Committee for Mariners Christian School, where his girls attend. He also serves on the board of directors for the Down Syndrome Foundation of Orange County, a cause that is close to his heart. In addition, Mr. Giunta volunteers for non-profit sports organizations, as the head basketball coach for his son and other children with special needs. As a devout Christian, he attends church regularly and leads a men’s bible study. When not working or volunteering, Mr. Giunta finds the greatest joy spending time with his lovely wife of 18 years and their five amazing children. He is a member of the American Institute for Certified Public Accountants.

About BlackPlum

About BlackPlum

BlackPlum was founded in 2012 with the mission to create a sustainable income stream for investors, by making timeless investments in stabilized real estate assets.

While this holds true today, BlackPlum has evolved and innovated financial solutions with far greater impact on investors and society. BlackPlum now offers a differentiated financial model that is ethics-centric and purpose-driven.

Catalyst for Change

Value Proposition

BlackPlum is a purpose-driven private wealth advisory that offers unique investment opportunities and comprehensive financial advisement for affluent individuals looking for a smarter, more transparent approach to achieve their financial goals.

Through collaborative financial partnerships, total transparency and a unique fee structure, BlackPlum removes traditional conflicts of interests and empowers investors to be more in control over their finances and more certain about their financial futures.