Jay Galluzzo is a Managing Director with over 15 years of experience as an entrepreneur, executive and investor. Since joining North Castle originally as an Operating Advisor, and currently as a Managing Director, Jay has been actively involved in sourcing and managing various investments, and currently sits on the board of The Escape Game, Barry’s Bootcamp, Brooklyn Boulders and Red Door Spas. Prior to North Castle, Jay was the co-founder and CEO of Flywheel Sports, a leading innovator in boutique fitness, which he led from its launch in 2010 through a successful exit in 2014. During and after his tenure at Flywheel, Jay led early stage investments in emerging brands including Montauk Brewing, and served in an executive, advisory or board capacity for businesses including Neuehouse and Qor performance apparel. Earlier in his career, he held executive positions at Emigrant Capital and The Warnaco Group. Previously, Jay practiced law at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Jay holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a director of Children’s Rights and the current Chairman of YPO Gotham.