Steven is an accounting and operations executive with more than 20 years’ experience in the private equity (PE) industry. He brings to VCapital a proven record of accomplishment in fund administration, treasury management, accounting/tax operations, SEC/GAAP compliance, negotiations, process implementation and strategic planning. Most recently he was the Vice President of Finance for Valor Equity Partners, a Chicago-based PE firm. He also served as CFO for another Chicago-area PE firm, GTCR, LLC. A graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Steven holds a B.S. in Accountancy and is a CPA. He started his career at Laventhol & Horwath and also worked for Kemper Financial Services, Equibase Capital Group and Marquette Venture Partners. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.