Steve is a Venture Partner at F-Prime focusing on financial services and technology companies. Previously he served as COO of Check, a mobile payments service, where he led product, strategic partnerships, and merchant go-to-market from its inception through its acquisition by Intuit. Check was one of the fastest growing mobile financial services, acquiring over 10M consumers and processing over $1B in payment volume. Steve began his FinTech career with Yahoo! Finance, the leading destination for financial market news and data, where he held general management and senior product line roles. He began his career in software as a product manager at Epiphany, a pioneering enterprise marketing analytics platform.
Steve advises privately held FinTech companies, including SigFig, Finxera and Capital Preferences. He holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and a BA in Economics from UC Davis. He lives in Menlo Park, CA.