Managing director at STS Capital Partners
Chad Williams joined STS as a Managing Director in 2015, following nearly 15 years as a business attorney, entrepreneur and investor, with deep experience in technology (software) companies, e-commerce and business services.
Prior to joining STS, Chad was a partner with Saul Ewing LLP, an AmLaw 200 law firm based in Philadelphia, PA, where he was a member of the leadership team in the firm’s Business and Finance Department. Chad’s legal practice was focused on representing privately-held companies and family-owned enterprises through all stages of growth, including financing transactions (private equity, venture capital and commercial debt), complex contract negotiations, M&A and dispute resolution. Chad frequently served as outside general counsel to his clients and was a key advisor on many critical issues facing those businesses and their owners.
Chad earned a B.A. In Government and English from Franklin & Marshall College, in Lancaster, PA, a J.D., cum laude, from the Widener University School of Law, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, and completed coursework in the graduate tax program at Villanova University School of Law.
Chad lives outside of Philadelphia, PA, with his wife Cara and their four children. In his free time, Chad enjoys sailing, hiking and coaching youth sports (lacrosse and football).