Steve is a founding partner and fund manager on the Apollo funds and also on the Athena discretionary managed portfolios. Steve has over 25 years investment experience, working across a wide variety of investment disciplines.
Steve moved from UBS in 1987 to manage the £3bn Lucas Industries Pension Fund which was ranked consistently in the top quartile for performance over 5 years. In 1994, he joined Dresdner Kleinwort Benson where he was responsible for investing – using a diverse range of trading strategies – £1bn of the Bank’s own capital in European equity markets. Having moved to Bank of America in 2000, Steve managed a team responsible for investing £500m of proprietary capital in European equity markets. Then in 2005, Steve set up and co-managed Miton’s CF MitonArcturus fund – one of the first funds in the UK to adopt a true multi asset class approach. During his stewardship, the fund achieved 1st Quartile performance in every period since launch.