Mr. Brackett has 26 years of experience in the financial services industry primarily focused in private equity, fund development and management, direct investing, investment banking and fund distribution, and structured finance.
Steve currently works with and holds equity in select global asset management and specialized advisory firms in the market in a Senior Advisor role.
Formerly a Managing Director at Lincoln Vale, a global alternative investment management firm, Steve was responsible for business development, manager selection and fund creation, global product distribution, strategic partner solicitation and management, operational management and infrastructure development.
Prior to developing Lincoln Vale, Steve was a founding General Partner of Ironside Capital Group, LLC, a Boston-based alternative investment firm, managing private equity, venture capital and hedge funds. Ironside investors included large global institutions, institutional investment funds, family offices and high net worth individuals.
Prior to Ironside, Steve was a co-founder of MF Private Capital, a Boston based partnership with Manulife Financial Corporation, where he built a merchant banking and private equity subsidiary to invest in multi-stage growth companies in the technology, communications and health care sectors.
Steve managed the Corporate Advisory and Investment Banking services for the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Capital Corporation (BTMCC), where he was involved in structuring and syndicating financial products and transactions for the bank and third party clients.
Steve was a 2001 recipient of the T.O.Y.L. (Ten Outstanding Young Leaders) award from the Boston Junior Chamber of Commerce, was a 2002 recipient of the Boston Business Journal 40 Under 40 award, and received the Distinguished Young Alumni Award from Bates College. Steve received his B.A. from Bates College in 1985.