Stephen, founder and CEO at Empaxis, is responsible for the overall strategic growth of the firm. He launched Empaxis in 2004 to provide investment managers with a complete middle- and back-office service offering that could provide scalability and cost efficiency. Since the firm’s launch, Empaxis has steadily grown its client base, which now represents more than $55 billion in assets under administrations across North America, Europe and Asia.
Prior to launching Empaxis, Stephen worked for Advent Software, where he served as a consultant to asset management clients using Advent software to help manage their back-office processes. Before joining Advent, Stephen worked at PIMCO Advisors where he helped coordinate the firm’s migration from the PORTIA platform and to the Advent Axys system.
Stephen’s career in the back office started at Pacific Life where he was responsible for developing and maintaining automated reporting processes from the firm’s Advent system. Stephen holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Southern California.