Steven Sweeney

West Des Moines, United States of America

Managing Director

Steven Sweeney is Managing Director, Credit at Apollo, which he joined in 1998 through its predecessor companies to manage the Firm’s expansion into the private placement market. He is currently involved in private fixed income portfolio activities and led the predecessor firm’s entry into the credit derivative market. Prior to joining the predecessor firm, Steven worked for Equitable Investment Services where he managed corporate bond portfolios, a small equity portfolio, and served as a member of the commercial loan committee. He began his career in commercial lending, eventually serving as Vice Ppresident of an Iowa-based bank managing their commercial and agricultural lending activities.

Steven earned his MBA with an emphasis in Finance and Investments from the University of Iowa and his BS degree in Agricultural Business from Iowa State University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Iowa.