Leighton Cubbage


Leighton Cubbage, a Clemson graduate, in political is currently Chairman and co founder of w Serrus Partners, a prominent investment fund built to
leverage cash in the current real estate market. During his career, he was part of the team that founded multiple companies including New South Communications, NuVox, Upstate Automotive, Ionosphere, Greenville Journal, E.C. Transportation, and Greenville First Bank.
Following his graduation from Clemson, Cubbage attended the Advanced Management Program at U.N.C. Chapel Hill. In 1993, as a result of his numerous entrepreneurial endeavors, he was named South Carolina’s Entrepreneur of the Year. His impressive resume also includes:

  • Chairman SC Venture Capital Autority
  • Chairman of he Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center 2003 and 2004
  • Serrus Capital Partners - Chairman and Co-Founder
  • Hall of Fame Inductee 2011 - Clemson Univ. Spiro Entrepreneurial Institute
  • Seruus Telecom Investments – Managing Director
  • Greenville Hospital System – Chairman of Board - 2003 and 2004
  • Corporate Telemanagement Group, New South, NuVox
  • South Carolina Entrepreneur of the Year 1993
  • INC 500 #128 - 1995
  • Greenville Chamber of Commerce - Board Member
  • Greenville First Bank - Board Member
  • Community Journals - Board Member
  • Upstate Automotive Group – Anderson, South Carolina
  • Clemson University
  • UNC Chapel Hill – Advanced Management