Steven has 30 years investment banking experience and is Head of Bacchus Capital's presence in the Americas. Most recently, Steven was President of Jefferies Securities, Inc. (Canada), Managing Director and Head of the firm's Canadian Investment Banking business and prior to that, was Head of Credit Suisse's Canadian Investment Banking Metals and Mining Group.
Steven is based in Toronto and focuses on providing Bacchus Capital’s clients with on-the-ground strategic, financial and tactical investment banking support, and executing Bacchus Capital’s Venture business in the region. Steven has extensive experience in leading complex advisory and financing transactions, and has many longstanding, trusted client relationships in the mining sector.
Steve is a Non-Executive Director of Candente Copper, publicly listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, and CSE-listed Terra Balcanica Resources. Steve is also a Director at the Canadian-based, not-for-profit organisation, Food For Life.
Steve received his Honours Business Administration Degree from The University of Western Ontario, completed his MBA at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, is a CFA Charterholder and is a holder of the Institute of Corporate Directors Director designation.