Stephen is a core member of LeapFrog’s Asia investment team and provides strategic advice to portfolio companies on their marketing and communications.
He has 26 years of experience across insurance, asset management and private equity. Previously Executive Director at Invest AD, an Abu Dhabi sovereign fund, and Partner and Marketing Director for College Hill in London, Stephen worked for 18 years at Old Mutual, a FTSE100 company. Here he was Chief Communications Officer and advisor to the Chairman, after playing senior marketing roles across the business. His experience includes demutualisation, IPO, M&A, company repositioning, downsizing and crisis management. Stephen has also advised companies in telecommunications and aviation. He started his career in publishing and market research.
Stephen holds an MBA and BA from the University of Cape Town, and graduated from the Global Leaders Development Programme at London Business School.
- Advises portfolio companies on their marketing and communications
- Experience across insurance, asset management and private equity; in Africa, Europe and SE Asia. Previously Abu Dhabi Investment Company, Old Mutual
- MBA and BA from the University of Cape Town