JARET L. DAVIS
CO-MANAGING SHAREHOLDER, MIAMI OFFICE, GREENBERG TRAURIG, MIAMI
Davis has managed his firm’s Miami office since 2010, overseeing approximately 170 attorneys and 200 business staff. The firm’s attorneys advise local, national and international companies in key industries and sectors. Davis has focused his practice on angel investors, venture capital firms and technology companies. “I have been blessed with the opportunity to lead some of the most transformative deals representing companies like Cyxtera Technologies, Exactech and Terremark.” As chairman of the Miami-Dade Beacon Council, he helped create a program to scale Miami’s startup ecosystem.
|EDUCATION||University of Miami (BA, JD)|
|CIVIC EFFORT||Davis has been a board member of the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital for over 10 years and chairman for the last four years.|
|SOMETHING SURPRISING||I was both an executive producer and actor in a movie entitled Playin’ for Love created by Robert Townsend.|
|ADMIRES||Sheldon Anderson, recently named chairman and CEO of Coconut Grove-based Grove Bank and Trust, the oldest bank in Miami. As both a distinguished corporate leader and an African-American leader, Sheldon has an incredible reputation for the talent, impact and grace he brings to any environment. I admire how he paved the way for many of us in demonstrating that race should not be an obstacle for playing a key leadership role in your community.|
|READING||The Culture Code, by Daniel Coyle|