Steve founded TDR Capital with Manjit Dale in 2002, with whom he had previously worked at DB Capital Partners. He has over 30 years of private equity, mezzanine and leveraged finance experience. Previously Steve was Managing Partner at DB Capital Partners, and also spent one year as Managing Director of European Leveraged Finance at Merrill Lynch and nine years as Managing Director of European Leveraged Finance at Bankers Trust.
During his tenure at Bankers Trust and Merrill Lynch, he raised over €5 billion in leveraged finance transactions. Steve holds a Masters degree in Economics from Aberdeen University.