Drew Dawson

Senior Associate Practice Leader


About Drew

Drew Dawson is a senior associate practice leader at Charles Aris Executive Search. His primary focus is on corporate development and M&A roles for organizations in the industrials and energy industries.

Prior to joining Charles Aris, Drew also worked in recruiting. His primary focus was within the financial services industry, working with finance, accounting and financial advisory professionals.

Drew earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from The College of Saint Scholastica in Duluth, Minnesota.

In his free time, Drew can usually be found doing something active. Whether it’s trail running, CrossFit or playing golf, he’s usually finding ways to keep his body moving. When he does decide it’s time to slow down and relax, he enjoys reading and watching historical documentaries, especially anything that has to do with ancient civilizations.

Contact Drew

Phone: (336) 217-9141
Email: drew.dawson@charlesaris.com


“The [Charles Aris] team was involved in every step of the way. I knew everything they were hearing in real time. The level of support is unparalleled, and the process is very efficient.” – Director of corporate development Charles Aris placed at a private equity-backed industrials organization

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Key Documents

2022 Year-End CorpDev Offer Report

We’re excited to release our most recent Corporate Development Offer Report, which details a subset of offers for corporate development searches we completed in the second half of 2022.