Steve is a Managing Director at Aldine where he is responsible for investment origination, due diligence, deal structuring and portfolio company management.
Before joining Aldine, Steve was a Managing Partner at Range Light LLC, a Chicago-based private investment firm, and a Managing Director at Prairie Capital, a Chicago-based private equity firm. Prior to business school Steve was an Associate at William Blair Capital Partners and an Analyst in the Investment Banking Group of William Blair & Company. Steve began his career as an auditor in the Chicago office of Ernst & Young where he earned his certified public accountant (CPA) designation.
Steve graduated with honors from Michigan State University with a BA in accounting and currently sits on the school’s advisory board of the Financial Management Institute.
Steve received a MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management with a concentration in finance. He grew up in Michigan but now calls the western suburbs of Chicago home with his wife and twin firstname.lastname@example.org