Michael CroninPartner at StepStone Group
Mr. Cronin is a Partner on StepStone’s EMEA Private Equity Team, which invests across Venture Capital, Growth Equity, Buyout, Co-Investments and Secondaries. He is also involved in various client and portfolio management activities.
Prior to StepStone, Mr. Cronin was with Pomona Capital, where he was responsible for evaluating Secondary and Primary investments. Before that, Mr. Cronin was with Spectrum Equity, a Middle Market Buyout firm, where he specialized in originating and executing direct Buyout and Growth Equity investments. Earlier, he was a member of Banc of America Securities’ Industrials investment banking group, where he executed a variety of transactions, including leveraged buyouts and debt & equity capital raising activities. Mr. Cronin began his professional career in Deloitte’s Structured Finance group, focused on CDOs, following a period of time in Nepal as a Peace Corps Volunteer.
Mr. Cronin is a graduate of the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan and has an MBA from Columbia University.