Industry start date: 1994
Steven is a founding partner of Gryphon where he acts as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). As CEO, he is responsible for the firm’s business strategy, risk management, operational oversight and is a member of Gryphon’s Investment Committee.
Steven has more than 27 years’ experience across a broad range of areas, including debt capital markets, securitisation, funds management and structured finance. Before co-founding Gryphon, Steven spent five years at Threadneedle Investments as the Australian co-head responsible for managing the firm’s global ABS portfolios. Prior to this Steven held several key roles specialising in structured finance and securitisation which included, co-head of the Babcock and Brown Capital Markets Group, Director in Nomura’s Commercial Mortgage team based in the New York office and Associate Director in Nomura’s Principal Finance Group. Steven began his career with Price Waterhouse in Sydney.
Steven holds a Masters of Economics from Macquarie University, a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Queensland, is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1993.