Charlie Dickson

Senior Operating Advisor

Charlie joined H&F in 2018 as a Senior Operating Advisor. In his capacity as Senior Operating Advisor, Charlie draws from deep expertise in business operations to help the Firm drive value through improving the operational effectiveness of H&F’s portfolio companies.

Charlie brings a wealth of financial management and operational expertise developed over a 30-year career at leading private and publically held technology companies. He most recently spent 6 years at Kronos as Chief Administrative Officer, responsible for the global management and execution of functions including finance, corporate development, information technology, human resources, legal, manufacturing, procurement, and facilities. Prior to Kronos, Charlie was Chief Financial Officer of DoubleClick,, General Instrument Corporation, United Components, and Winstar Communications. Charlie currently sits as Board Member and Audit Committee Chair of HUB International and formally served as Board Member and Audit Committee Chair of Ellucian and Openlink.


Clark University
University of California, Berkeley, Masters in Public Policy