Stephen has worked in financial services for over 12 years and is currently a partner at a leading global private equity firm. After starting out in investment banking for the Rothschild Group, he moved to Israel where he set up and ran a venture capital fund. Upon returning to London, he joined Coller Capital where he currently remains with responsibility for finding and making secondary private equity investments in the UK. This requires him to work alongside hedge funds, corporates, financial institutions and other private equity focussed investors. Outside of business, he is married with three young (but growing) children and, in addition to Laniado UK, he is involved with Jewish Care and is a governor at Hertsmere Jewish Primary School. Stephen chaired the Laniado UK Gala dinner in 2013.