R. Davis Noell

Senior Managing Director, Co-Head of North America
Davis joined Providence in 2003 and co-leads the firm's private equity investment activities in North America. He currently sits on the boards of 365 Retail Markets, The Chernin Group, DoubleVerify, North Road, Smartly.io and Wasserman.

Davis Noell is a senior managing director based in our New York office. He co-leads the firm's private equity investment activities in North America, oversees investor relations and fund raising efforts, and is a member of the firm's investment, portfolio review and executive committees. Mr. Noell is currently a director of 365 Retail Markets, The Chernin Group, DoubleVerify, North Road, Smartly.io and Wasserman. He was previously a director of GLM, OEConnection, Stream Global Services, SunGard Data Systems and World Triathlon Corporation. Prior to joining Providence in 2003, Mr. Noell worked in Deutsche Bank's media investment banking group. He is a trustee of the Gilman School in Baltimore, MD. Mr. Noell holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Portfolio Highlights
365 Retail Markets
365 Retail Markets is a leading provider of self-service commerce technology to the foodservice industry.

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DoubleVerify
DoubleVerify (“DV”) is a leading software platform for digital measurement and analytics.

DoubleVerify

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Smartly.io
Smartly.io is a software platform that helps many of the world’s leading digital advertisers create, manage and optimize social media ad campaigns.

Smartly.io

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Outfront Media
Outfront Media is one of the largest providers of out-of-home advertising signage and displays in the U.S.

Outfront Media

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OEConnection
OEConnection is a provider of SaaS solutions for automotive original equipment parts sales.

OEConnection

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The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group is a global media and entertainment platform company.

The Chernin Group

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