Stephen Usher is a partner at Standard General a New York based, event driven hedge fund that was established in 2007.
He was formerly a founding partner of Serengeti Asset Management, a New York based hedge fund, where he managed the firm’s marketing activity and developed its credit trading business.
Stephen spent more than a decade at Goldman Sachs, during which time he built out Goldman’s European distressed bond and bank debt sourcing effort in London, he continued his work on Goldman’s distressed bond sales and trading group in New York. Stephen joined Goldman Sachs in 1997 as Vice President in their bank loan sales group.
Stephen began his career at Citibank on the leveraged loan sales and trading desk.
He received his BA from Wesleyan University and currently sits on the Presidents Council.