Steve Williams

Senior Relationship Manager, International Business Development

“Never forget whose money we are stewards of and constantly set your compass on delivering our Mission Statement - key tenets at the heart of every employee.”


  • Joined Polen Capital: 2015
  • Education: B.A. from Columbia University and M.B.A. from Columbia Business School (Congressional Fellowship)
  • Primary Responsibility: Is a member of the International Business Development team and is responsible for business development of global institutional investors and international distribution
  • Special Interests: Support of foster children and traveling to unusual places

Mr. Williams joined Polen Capital in 2015 to lead the business development with global institutional investors and fund distribution across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Settled back in south Florida after living in London for 25 years, he has extensive experience in sales and marketing of alternative and long-only funds.

Before co-founding his own Global Macro hedge fund in 2005, which was a top performer in 2008-09, he was an entrepreneur in software and web applications. His career commenced in London with Goldman Sachs, then Lehman Brothers and Managing Partner of Cantor Fitzgerald’s global broker-dealer operation. Mr. Williams is UK FCA authorized and PRINCE2 & ITIL certified. Mr. Williams received his B.A. from Columbia University and M.B.A. from Columbia Business School (Congressional Fellowship).

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