When Stephen Hicks founded Southridge Capital in 1996, he had a vision of creating a leading direct investment and advisory company. Two decades later, he continues to steer the company in that path with great success.
The firm has expanded its operations from Ridgefield, Connecticut, to New York, California, Los Angeles and Ontario, Canada.
Southridge works with small and medium-sized firms that need assistance to register as private companies, get funds for business strategies, acquisition and mergers or complete turnaround. It is also a Hedge fund management firm.
To date, more than two hundred and fifty small and medium firms owe their growth and success to the advice and management strategies they have received from Southridge Capital.
Stephen Hicks has over thirty years’ experience in investment banking, risk arbitrage, and financial structuring. Before starting Southridge Capital., he worked for Trans-Pacific Capital, IBC, Windsor and Southerland Capital at different times.
With BA degree from King’s College, Briarcliff Manor in New York and MBA in Finance, Stephen Hicks has the requisite qualifications to steer the firm to grow further — something he relishes already.
He oversees structuring of transactions, selection of investments and strategic growth of the firm. He works with a team of equally qualified and passionate finance specialists.
The CFO, Narine Persuad, has worked for over a decade in investment and hedge fund management firms. He served at Meglyn Enterprises before joining Southridge Capital.
Henry Sargent is the firm’s chief operations officer, also in charge of general counsel. He joined Southridge Capital in 1998 after serving in New York. He served security and corporate firms involved in the corporate reorganization, financing ventures, and private placement. southridgeholdingsllc.com
Currently, he is a member of Society of security analysts based in New York as well as New York Bar Association. He graduated from Connecticut College with BA degree and went to Fordham University School of Law for his JD. Follow their Twitter page.