John S. Davis - Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Recorded Date: 2.25.15
John Davis currently holds the role of Executive Vice President & General Counsel at SRS Distribution. John has over 25 years of legal experience, both as in-house counsel and in private practice. He has served in a senior leadership position for a number of public and private companies in diverse industries. His experience covers a broad range of corporate legal matters, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, finance, real estate, intellectual property, employment law, commercial contracts and litigation management.
Prior to joining SRS Distribution Inc., John served as Senior Vice President & General Counsel of Broadview Security, Inc. (formerly Brinks Home Security, Inc.). Broadview was acquired by Tyco International in 2010. After joining Tyco, he served as interim General Counsel for Tyco subsidiary, Tyco Electrical and Metal Products until the sale of that business to a private equity firm in 2011.
John has also been General Counsel for several other public companies, including Carreker Corporation, a software and consulting firm; Dave & Buster’s, Inc., a restaurant and entertainment business, and Cameron Ashley Building Products Inc., a building products distributor. In private practice, John represented Shelter Distribution, Inc. and the SRS management team until the sale of Shelter to Beacon Roofing Supply in 2005.
John holds an undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Texas at Austin.