David Fredston

Managing Partner

Prior to founding SSC in 2016, Mr. Fredston spent 6 years with The Gores Group as a senior leader focused on sourcing and executing M&A transactions. As a Principal on the M&A team and Global Head of Deal Origination, Mr. Fredston contributed to the deployment of a $2.1 billion large cap fund and $400 million small cap fund. From 2007 to 2009, he co-founded and managed a hedge fund that invested in “old economy” large-cap securities. Before that, Mr. Fredston worked at Ladenburg Thalmann in M&A and Goldman Sachs in the Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities Division. Mr. Fredston currently holds an observer seat on the board of Cantium Holdco, LLC. Mr. Fredston earned a B.A. from Bates College.