Mr. Friedman is a member of the private equity team, focusing on global buyouts and co-investments. He is also involved in various investment and advisory activities.
Prior to joining StepStone in 2010, Mr. Friedman was a managing partner at Citi Private Equity, a US$10 billion co-investment, mezzanine, and fund of private equity funds business. Before that he worked in the investment banking division at Salomon Smith Barney, where he managed the firm’s relationships with private equity funds and their portfolio companies, completing numerous capital market and M&A transactions.
Mr. Friedman received his BS from the University of Illinois and MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.