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Meryl Hartzband

M.B.A. , B.A.

Chief Investment Officer
Stone Point Capital (Greenwich, CT)


Ms. Meryl D. Hartzband serves as the Chief Investment Officer of Stone Point Capital LLC. Ms. Hartzband joined Stone Point Capital LLC in 1999. She also serves as the Chief Investment Officer of Trident Fund II, L.P., Trident Fund III, L.P., Trident Fund IV and Trident Fund V. Prior to this, she served as the Managing Director of J.P. Morgan & Co., where during a 16 career, she specialized in managing private equity investments in the insurance and financial services industries. She worked closely with Stone Point and its predecessor operations during her tenure at J.P. Morgan in connection with its role as a Co-Sponsor of Trident I and of most of the pre-Trident Investments. Ms. Hartzband serves as a Director at Sharebridge Holdings, Inc., CWI Holdings, Inc., Wilton Re Holdings Limited, Commercial Insurance Resources, Inc., Travelers Property Casualty Corp., Inc., MMC Capital Foundation, and ZC Sterling Corporation. She has been a Director of Alterra Capital Holdings Limited since May 2010. She served as a Director of The St. Paul Companies, Inc. since September 2002. She served as a Director of several portfolio companies of Trident Funds including AXIS Capital Holdings Limited. Ms. Hartzband also served as a Director of Castlewood Holdings Limited(alternately Enstar Group Limited), Axis Specialty Limited, Alterra Holdings Limited, ACE Limited, AXIS Reinsurance Company, and The Travelers Companies, Inc.(alternately St. Paul Travelers Companies) from April 1, 2004 to May 3, 2005. She also serves as a Member of the Investment Committee of the Trident Funds.


Ms. Hartzband holds a Bachelor’s degree and a M.B.A. from Cornell University and a M.B.A. from Columbia University.