Charles Wilson joined Keystone Corporation in 2017 as Director of Finance. Charles now serves as Keystone’s Chief Financial Officer. Charles has over 13 years of experience in the financial services industry, including both investment banking and commercial banking. Prior to joining Keystone Corporation, Charles served as vice president of PNC Bank, helping manage and set strategy for the entirety of the bank’s commercial loan portfolio. Prior to PNC Bank, Charles was with Credit Suisse in New York, where he was responsible for overseeing credit for a multi-billion dollar trading portfolio within the Financial Institutions Group. Since 2016, Charles has also served as President and Owner of Compass Capital, LLC, a real estate investment fund where he has taken active investment positions in a range of commercial and residential development projects totaling over $100 million.
Charles obtained his undergraduate degree in Business Administration in 2005 and his Masters in Business Administration in 2009 from the Poole College of Management at North Carolina State University. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP). As a current member and past chairman of the Wake County Ducks Unlimited chapter, Mr. Wilson was honored with the President’s award, the Area Chairman award, the Jerry Langdon award and the Hurley Raynor award for his efforts over his two-year term as chairman.