Stone Point Capital LLC
Charles A. Davis is the Chief Executive Officer of Stone Point Capital LLC, a financial services-focused private equity firm based in Greenwich, CT. The firm has raised and managed eight private equity funds – the Trident Funds – with aggregate committed capital of over $25 billion. Stone Point targets investments in the global financial services industry, including investments in companies that provide outsourced services to financial institutions, banks and depository institutions, asset management firms, insurance and reinsurance companies, insurance distribution and other insurance-related businesses, specialty lending and other credit opportunities, mortgage services companies and employee benefits and healthcare companies.
Before joining Stone Point in 1998, Mr. Davis was with Goldman, Sachs & Co. for twenty-three years where he served as head of Investment Banking Services worldwide, co-head of the Americas Group, head of the Financial Services Industry Group, a member of the International Executive Committee and a General Partner.
Mr. Davis is Chairman of The Hershey Company Board of Directors, a director of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited and The Progressive Corporation. He is a current or former director of several portfolio companies of the Trident Funds, as well as several other publicly traded companies, including Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc., Merchants Bancshares, Inc. and USLIFE Corporation. He is also a founder and director of the Fibrolamellar Cancer Foundation. He is a former member of the Advisory Board of Deutsche Bank, the Board of Overseers for the St. John’s University School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science, the Board of Trustees of the University of Vermont, St. Michael’s College and The Boys and Girls Club of Greenwich, CT. In 2018, Mr. Davis was selected as one of the Financial Times “2018 Outstanding Directors”.
Mr. Davis grew up in Burlington, VT and is a graduate of the University of Vermont. He also holds an MBA from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business. At UVM, he was a two sport all conference athlete and is an inductee in the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame. At Columbia, he was elected to Beta Gamma Sigma, the academic honor society.