CVC Advisers

Name: Crispin Davis
Area of expertise: Food and beverage
Country: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Adviser to CVC since 2009. Sir Crispin was formerly Chairman of StarBev until 2012, a former CVC portfolio company. He is currently a non-executive Director of GlaxoSmithKline plc. Prior to this, he had served as CEO of Reed Elsevier Plc. and also of Aegis Group Plc. Before joining Aegis Group, Sir Crispin was the Group Managing Director of United Distillers from 1990 to 1993. He spent his early career with Procter & Gamble, including the role of President of the company's US Food Division. Sir Crispin earned a Bachelor's Degree from Oriel College, Oxford University.