Stephen joined Bonaventure Capital as a Vice President in 2016. He assists the Bonaventure principals in identifying and evaluating potential investment opportunities, executing transactions, and providing ongoing support and monitoring of portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Bonaventure Capital, Stephen was an Associate in the Technology Practice of Founders Investment Banking LLC, a middle market M&A advisory firm. At Founders, Stephen’s primary responsibilities involved financial, industry and competitive analysis to facilitate capital investments in private companies. Prior to Founders, Stephen spent four years as an attorney with Starnes Davis Florie LLP in the Securities and IP litigation practice group.
In his spare time, Stephen enjoys surfing, duck hunting with his dog Trudy, grilling with friends, and Bible study. He volunteers as a mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Birmingham, and is actively involved as a member of Redeemer Community Church.
Stephen received his B.B.A in Finance from the University of Georgia, and a J.D. from the University of Alabama School of Law.