Steve Darrington

Partner and CFO

Steve has been a Partner at Phoenix since 2001 and is CFO and a member of Phoenix’s Board & Management Committee. Steve is also a director of Phoenix Equity Partners 2016 Guernsey Limited, General Partner of the Fund. Before this, he held senior finance positions in the US and UK, including four years as CFO/European finance director at (previously Unifi Communications), and five years as Controller at The Economist.

Steve is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and has a BA (Hons) in Business Studies and Computing from the Leicester Business School and an MBA from Manchester Business School.

“No two days are the same which, after 20 years as either a portfolio company executive or a Partner at Phoenix, is quite a testimony to the diverse nature of Private Equity and the talented entrepreneurs and investors we work with.”

Steve Darrington, Partner and CFO