After starting his career in commercial finance with Fuji Bank, Steve worked for Mellon Financial, Lockheed and American Brands. Steve brings nearly 20 years of International finance expertise to Silverbear. Specializing in corporate brokering, corporate finance, and M&A, Steve has worked with and represented companies mostly in the middle market, and has been involved in deals with the largest private equity funds. Steve helped start a commercial bank. He has spent 15 years placing equity into deals from a family office. He has an MBA along with other graduate certificates in business and economics.