Innovation Dialog with Chester Davenport, American Investor
Ding Ding TV Interviewed Chester Davenport in 2015
Chester C. Davenport is Executive Chairman of Basho Technologies and Managing Director of Georgetown Partners LLC, a private equity firm he founded more than 20 years ago. He has since served as chairman of GTE Consumer Services Inc., Georgetown’s $3.2 billion joint venture with GTE providing cellular service to consumers in the Greater Chicago and St. Louis metropolitan areas. Mr. Davenport also served as Chairman of Envirotest Systems Corp., a publicly traded company with a market value of 650 million USD.
Previously, Davenport was the Assistant Secretary for Policy and International Affairs in the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Davenport is a graduate of Morehouse College and received his LL.B from The University of Georgia. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the District of Columbia Bar and serves as a Trustee of the University of Georgia Foundation.