181 Bay St, Suite 4400, Brookfield Pl, Bay Wellington Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1991
Stephen is a partner in the firm’s Toronto office practising business law with an emphasis on mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance transactions, both public and private. He provides advice on all aspects of the planning and execution of such transactions and the further implementation of the strategic vision underlying the transactions. Stephen's experience includes leading transactions in industries as diverse as steelmaking, agribusiness, gaming, entertainment, professional services, technology, transportation, and consumer products. Stephen has also led several transactions in the public/private space, including the privatization of the Canadian Wheat Board, the commercialization of the St. Lawrence Seaway and the disposition of the ONroute highway service centres. Stephen also provides ongoing advice on matters of corporate governance and organization to boards of directors and shareholders.
On April 1, 2015, Adecco Group acquired Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions for an enterprise value of $80 million. Adecco Group, which is the world’s leading provider of human resources solutions, will combine Knightsbridge with its subsidiary Lee Hecht Harrison.