Steward partners with talented owner-managed teams spinning out of prominent institutional private equity managers focusing on small buyout, growth equity, special situations and infrastructure strategies. We seek industry-tenured teams launching a $150 million to $1 billion fund. Successful teams often exhibit a collaborative history of working together with a track record of leadership and rigorous deployment. Following an anchor commitment to the first institutional fund, milestones unlock capital on the path to success.

Fund I Flashback: Gina Baker Chambers, Portfolio Manager, Artemis

Bringing informed and diverse perspectives to underwriting emerging firms as well as building a multi-stage and flexible investment process has led to Artemis’ success. Founding team member, Gina Baker Chambers, in conversation with Christine Kwak, Operating Partner at Steward, on building out a team over the past 10 years that currently invests more than $6 billion in assets.