Declan is an Advisor to Rede.
Stephen was previously a Partner at HgCapital a specialist private equity software and services investor. He remains a Board member and advisor to Hg. He is also a senior advisor to Asper, an investment manager focussed on building sustainable real assets. He joined the Board of Rede at the start of 2021.
Over 24 years with Hg, Stephen was the firm’s COO/CFO and was part of the Executive Committee responsible for the day-to-day running of the business. In 2018, Stephen retired from the partnership and joined their Board as a non-executive director. He chairs their Valuation and Audit and Risk Committees. Prior to his time at Hg, he spent 10 years at the Prudential where he trained as an accountant and held various finance leadership roles.
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Certified Accountants. He is married to Lucia and they have three children, and is a keen sports enthusiast.