Steve is the Founder and Managing Partner of Fission Ventures part of the Alumni Ventures Group's family of funds. Collectively, Alumni Ventures Group works with tens of thousands of investors and is one of the most active venture funds in the world. Over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry including C-level/MD/Partner investment, operations and strategy positions in asset management, investment banks, and international development finance firms. During that time, helped to build and grow three asset management firms from seed to large enterprises, created and led four research departments on three different continents, turned around the alternatives business of a major bank post a major scandal. Sourced, analyzed, structured and exited more than $10 billion in transactions across all asset classes and many different geographies. Adjunct Professor at University of Virginia's Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy.