At New York City’s VeronisSuhler Stevenson, the respected private equity fund puts ints focus on investments within sectors such as media, information, and education, among other lucrative fields. The business model at VSS is guided by the expert leadership provided by Managing Partner/Co-CEO Jeffrey Stevenson. His educational background is in the field of economics and he did his studies at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. He has been with VSS since 1982. This was shortly after the firm was first established as a merchant bank in New York. By 1987, Jeffrey Stevenson had made a major impact on the trajectory of the firm and he put tremendous effort into launching the firm’s first private equity fund. From the start, this fund had $57 million injected into it as capital. These days, VSS is on the fourth of these funds and Jeffrey Stevenson has played a vital role in all of them.
The is generally always a great team behind the actions of any strong executive leader. This is the case at VeronisSuhler Stevenson as Jeffrey Stevenson heads up an outstanding team of senior leaders that act in the capacity of Managing Directors. The team is composed of David Bainbridge, Patrick Turner, and Trent Hickman and they are under the direct leadership of Managing Partner Jeffrey Stevenson. This is a team of true industry professionals and they all have impressive professional backgrounds that have helped to turn them into the outstanding investment leaders that they are today.
The telecommunications sector and the media sector have been big points of interest for the private equity work done by VeronisSuhler Stevenson over the years. This continues to be true and Jeffrey recently provided some insight into where these sectors are currently headed as far as the investment forecasts. A major point he emphasizes is that the traditional outlets for media that have been the standard seemingly forever, such as print media, are not garnering a lot of investment interest. Newly growing digital media and areas such as marketing and education in the media scope are gaining a lot of attention from investors.
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