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David J. Wermuth

Senior Principal and General Counsel

David has more than 20 years of experience in the private equity and financial services industries.

David is a Senior Principal and General Counsel of Stone Point Capital and a member of the Investment Committees of the Trident Funds. David joined Stone Point in 1999, and he is actively involved in all of Stone Point’s portfolio investments.

Former Experience

  • Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP – Corporate Attorney
  • Law Clerk to a federal judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • KPMG Peat Marwick – Auditor


  • Cornell Law School – J.D.
  • New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business – MBA
  • Yale University – B.A.

Other Board Representation

  • Director of Stone Point Capital Foundation
  • Director of Coalition for Access, Affordability & Success