Stephen joined Topspin in January 2007. Prior to Topspin, Stephen worked at Harvard Business School and helped develop a new course on Private Equity Finance. He authored several cases that examined topics ranging from industry roll-ups to the emergence of new transaction structures in private equity. Prior to Stephen’s affiliation with Harvard Business School, he spent nearly three years with Spherion Corporation as the Manager of Sales Strategy and Operations Support. Stephen began his career with Bain and Company, where he focused on business services and manufacturing firms.
Stephen received an MBA from Harvard Business School in 2007, where he was a George F. Baker Scholar, and received his BS degree in Mechanical Engineering with highest honors from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2000, where he was a President’s Scholar. Stephen is active in the Minds Matter mentoring program where he teaches college preparatory mathematics to low-income high school students.