Mr. Borton is a member of StepStone’s private equity team, focusing on venture capital and growth equity investments. StepStone is a global private markets advisor and asset manager, allocating approximately US$45 billion annually across funds, co-investments, and secondaries.
Prior to joining StepStone in 2012, Mr. Borton was an investment banking associate at Focus Strategies, where he advised middle market clients on mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, private placements, and corporate strategy. Before that he was a member of the equity research associate program at Brandes Investment Partners, a leading investment advisory firm managing global equity portfolios for institutional and high net worth clients. Mr. Borton graduated with a BBA in finance from The University of Texas at Austin and is a CFA charterholder.