Douglas Newton is a Senior Managing Director at CC Capital Management, LLC. He has more than 15 years of professional investing experience across both public and private markets, and joined CC Capital at its founding. He was integral to CC Capital’s $7.2 billion acquisition of Dun & Bradstreet. He served as Chief Financial Officer of CF Corp., the permanent capital vehicle through which CC Capital acquired Fidelity & Guaranty Life, and he played a leading role in the $2.5 billion acquisition.
Before joining CC Capital, Newton was a Founding Partner at The WindAcre Partnership, LLC. WindAcre is an investment firm that owns a concentrated, long-term portfolio of global public equities and takes a private equity approach to public equity investing. At WindAcre, Newton helped lead deep company-specific research focused primarily on assessing the quality of potential investment opportunities and their intrinsic value.
Prior to that, Newton was a Senior Investment Analyst at Seneca Capital Investments, a multi-strategy hedge fund, where he focused on making long-term fundamental value investments across a company's capital structure. He also served as an Analyst at DLJ Merchant Banking Partners, a private equity firm, where he focused on investments in the industrial, power and media sectors. Newton also served as an Analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston’s Media & Communications Group, and at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.
Newton received an A.B. in Economics from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.