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Steve Dutton

Investment Partner

Steve joined Kelso in 2006. He spent the preceding two years in the Investment Banking division of Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc.

Steve is focused primarily on investments in the financial services and business services sectors. He is currently a director of American Beacon, J.S. Held, Newport Group, Premia Re, ReSource Pro, Risk Strategies, Savant, Somers Re and WilliamsMarston. In addition, he is active in the Firm’s investment in Third Point Re. Past directorships include Oasis Outsourcing. He was also active in the Firm’s past investments in Harbor Community Bank, PSAV, Sandler O’Neill + Partners and Wilton Re.

Steve received a B.S. in Commerce with Distinction from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia in 2004.  He is currently a member of the New York Regional Board of the College Foundation of the University of Virginia and the Advisory Board of Champions for Quality Education, a New York-based non-profit organization.