Daniel Williams

Co-Founder & Principal

Ascent Equity Group

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Prior to co-founding AEG, Daniel worked at CCMP Capital, a private equity firm that has invested over $13 billion in buyout and growth equity transactions since 1984. At CCMP Daniel evaluated and managed investments across the energy, consumer/retail and industrial sectors. Prior to CCMP, Daniel worked in the Oil & Gas investment banking group at Lehman Brothers in New York and Hong Kong. Raised in Texas, Daniel is a native Spanish speaker and has also spent time working and living in Mexico and China. Daniel holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BBA in Finance from Southern Methodist University.


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Work History

CCMP Capital Advisors

Lehman Brothers, Inc.