Steven Whittingham is the Chief Operating Officer of the GraceKennedy Financial Group with direct oversight of GraceKennedy’s insurance underwriting, insurance brokerage, merchant banking and investment businesses across the region. He is a member of the GraceKennedy Executive and also leads the Group’s M&A initiatives.
Steven began his career at BlackRock in New York and worked with Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking Group in London. He has significant M&A and Private Equity experience, acquiring and operating multiple businesses in Jamaica, and has served as a director on several private and public sector boards.
Steven has a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Business School.