Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Bergman has over 35 years of diverse financial industry experience. Prior to founding Pelion Financial Group, and acquiring its broker dealer subsidiary First Liberties Financial, Hilary was the Chief Operating Officer at Pali Capital. Hilary introduced and created a number of revenue generating business lines to the firm as well as supervising the associates in those departments. In addition, Hilary supervised the firm’s Capital Markets businesses, Trading Technology, and Human Resources Departments. During his twelve-year tenure at Pali, the firm’s gross revenues grew an average of 20% per year to $200 million. Prior to working at Pali, Hilary was a senior executive at Fimat USA, the futures brokerage unit of Societe Generale. Prior to Fimat, Hilary was a member of the COMEX and NYMEX exchanges where he managed a 100-person floor brokerage operation. Hilary earned his B.A. from the University of Alabama. Hilary holds the FINRA Series 3, 4, 7, 24, 27, 53, 55, 63, 66, 79, 99 licenses and the New York State Insurance license.