Steven joined Clear Harbor in November 2014 as an Investment Manager and a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. Prior to joining Clear Harbor, Steve served as Managing Member and Chief Investment Officer of Little Oak Asset Management, LLC. Prior to Little Oak, Steven spent five years as the General Partner and Portfolio Manager of the Newgrange Strategic Value Fund, a value based long –short hedge fund focused on investing in mispriced securities across the capital structure.
Prior to launching Newgrange, Steve was a Managing Director at Credit Suisse First Boston (“CSFB”) responsible for co-heading the firm’s trading and distribution franchise. His responsibilities included the trading, risk management, and distribution of cash corporate bonds, high yield and investment grade credit default swaps (CDS), and structured credit. While at CSFB, Steve focused on hedge fund and total return coverage where he was one of the firm’s largest credit producers.
Before joining CSFB, Steve was a Managing Director at Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette (which subsequently merged with CSFB), Kidder Peabody, and Drexel Burnham. Prior to Wall Street, Steve worked for 5 years as a Certified Public Accountant with audit/consulting experience at Ernst & Young.
Steve graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics.