Stephen Ackerman is a partner of Castellain Capital LLP. He joined shortly after its founding and is responsible for managing the Castellain Income Fund. Stephen has over 20 successful years of income focused investment experience. Previously, Stephen spent 9 years with Petchey (Holdings) plc with the lattermost 6 years as Investment Director, where he was responsible for the implementation of an activist investment strategy focused on London Stock Exchange listed small- and mid-cap asset-backed companies. He has served on the board of both listed and private companies and has executed, as principal, both recommended and hostile takeovers. Stephen graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce.