Corporate Services , Investment Banking
With a background in investment banking, law and psychology, combined with a passion for human rights and social justice, Stephen is Executive Chairman of Alinea Capital. He has a unique level of expertise and experience working with professional services firms, mergers and acquisitions and equity capital markets; particularly those operating in international development legal services, engineering, environment and management consulting arenas. Stephen specializes in impact Investment and multiple bottom-line investing; professional mediation; change management; and mergers & acquisitions. His background includes key roles in governance and management reviews; providing advice on mergers, acquisitions and combinations as well as capital raising, both debt and equity; and advising and mediation strategy, structure, acquisitions, capital and asset sales. Stephen holds Chairman, Partner and Director positions with multiple professional services companies. He also serves as Chair of the Amnesty International Council in Australia.
Alinea Capital is an advisory and investment banking group that operates at the intersection of private and public capital. We source and develop bankable impact projects and facilitate blended finance solutions for those projects. Alinea Capital is an originator, facilitator and advisor across the emerging impact investment asset class. We introduce public funds to de-risk and improve rates of return for private and institutional investors, family offices and all forms of private equity seeking measurable social and environmental impact, alongside solid financial returns.
Alinea Capital is part of the Alinea International Group www.alineainternational.com, a global international development firm with main offices in Calgary, Ottawa, London, Melbourne and Sydney.
Alinea International merged with Symon Capital Partners, the impact investment arm or Symon Capital Trust, in June 2020 to form Alinea Capital – www.alineacapital.com.au