J. Fielding MillerChief Executive Officer, Co-Founder

  • 4208 Six Forks Road
    Suite 1700
    Raleigh, NC 27609
  • 919.870.6822
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As the co-founder of CAPTRUST Financial Advisors, Fielding is credited with setting the course for the company becoming one of the nation’s largest independent financial advisory firms. As Chairman and CEO, he continues to lead our corporate strategy, ensuring that CAPTRUST remains competitively positioned to serve our clients’ needs in an increasingly complex and volatile market environment.


  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration degree in business marketing from East Carolina University


  • 2013 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Southeast Finalist
  • 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award - PlanAdvisor Magazine


  • Ravenscroft School Board of Trustees
  • East Carolina University Board of Trustees
  • Oak Ranch Board of Trustees
  • House of Hope Board of Trustees

Personal Profile

Lenoir, NC
Favorite Book or Movie:
Atlas Shrugged and Platoon
Ideal Dinner Guest:
My two deceased grandfathers and a referee.
Words to Live By:
Proverbs 3:5-6
Qualities I Admire in People:
Integrity, authenticity, and a good sense of humor
Favorite Philanthropy:
CAPTRUST Community Foundation