Private Equity Professional, PE Workshop: How to Raise a Debut Fund

February 2021 / Firm Update

On February 25th Sheryl Mejia of Steward was joined by Nik Shah, Co-Founder of Cohere Capital, Sanjiv Shah, Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners, Patrick Dunleavy, Managing Director, Moelis& Co. with the conversation led by Private Equity Career News founder David Toll. Read More

Steward welcomes Advisory Board member Brad Heinrichs

January 2021 / Firm Update

We are pleased to announce the addition of Advisory Board Member, Brad Heinrichs, President and Chief Executive Officer of Foster & Foster, an independent national actuarial consulting firm serving the U.S. pension community. Brad is a key resource for lawmakers regarding proposed bills that impact state and municipal pension plans. Read More

Steward publishes ESG Framework

September 2020 / Thought Leadership

The Steward team invites readers to reference our ESG Framework, which we hope will provide guidance to others in the asset management industry.Having an ESG lens helps us to better understand the long-term risks and opportunities. Read More

PE Buyouts Webinar Replay: Sheryl Mejia featured in ‘LPs Discuss: Fund Due Diligence During the Pandemic & Beyond’

August 2020 / Thought Leadership

On September 30th Sheryl Mejia of Steward was joined by David Enriquez of New York City’s Bureau of Asset Management and Jeff Weston of Arizona’s Public Safety Personnel Retirement System to discuss the various approaches and dynamics in 2020. Registration is complementary of PEI Buyouts. Replay of PE Buyouts conversation

Steward welcomes Advisory Board members Milton Irvin, Alhadi Alwazir and Steve Marks 

August 2020 / Firm Update

We are pleased to announce the addition of three Advisory Board Members:

Milton Irvin brings perspective from a long career in financial services. Notable financial leadership roles include Salomon Brothers where he became the first African-American Managing Director. He has also served as chair of the Advisory Committee to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. Read More

Steward welcomes Leroy Cody as Head of Business Development

July 2020 / Firm Update

Leroy Cody has assumed the role as Head of Business Development moving over from his role as Advisor/Operating Partner. Leroy leads business development efforts with a focus on meeting the needs of the firm’s institutional limited partners. He brings decades of industry experience in product strategy and delivery across a range of private fund strategies. “Leroy’s many years of experience in product strategy and delivery of private funds will benefit our limited partner relationships”, said Erin Shippee, COO. 

Steward Asset Management welcomes Erin Shippee, Chief Operating Officer

June 2020 / Firm Updates

Steward is pleased to welcome Erin Shippee to the investment team. Prior to joining, Erin was Managing Director at RBC Capital Markets in New York with operating responsibility across the platform’s multi-billion dollar fund of funds business. Read More

Steward Asset Management welcomes David Reiss as Principal, Manager Diligence & Execution

May 2020 / Firm Updates

Steward is excited to welcome David Reiss to the investment team. Prior to joining, David was a Founder and Principal at Brookville Advisory, a specialist in Credit-Distressed investments. Read More

AIF Global trailblazer award

Jan 2020 / Awards

Sheryl Mejia, second from left

Sheryl Mejía, Managing Partner of Steward Asset Management, started off the new year with recognition by AIF Global, an economic think tank. Sheryl received the Trailblazer Award for her work on both private and public fund investment committees. Read More

Keynote presentation at CFA Society New York, Emerging Manager Summit

Nov 2019 / Thought Leadership

Sheryl Mejía, Managing Partner, provided keynote comments to the New York CFA Society audience that illuminated Steward’s approach to building a foundational assessment, ahead of traditional due diligence steps, when evaluating emerging managers.

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Contributions to AIF Global & KPMG’s sponsored whitepaper “Driving Change”

Jun 2019 / Thought Leadership

Prominent women investors including Sheryl Mejía, Managing Partner of Steward Asset Management, shared comments on how women in alternative investment organizations can help ROI soar and also move ahead in their career development. Read More