Jonathan Stearns has over 20 years of experience in private capital investments in a variety of industries, capital structures and stages of development across the U.S. and Europe. A leader in impact investing, Mr. Stearns has helped to create and launch a number of new investment vehicles, with a focus on women-led platforms. As Managing Director of Stearns Associated Partners, he focuses on socially responsible investing that provides market rate risk adjusted returns and meaningful social and environmental value. From 2010 to 2013, he served as Managing Director of PineBridge Investments. Beginning in 2006, he served as the Managing Director of AIG’s Global Investment Group, where he was responsible for sourcing, evaluating, executing and managing private capital investments on behalf of AIG and its subsidiaries. Mr. Stearns previously served as Managing Director of Associated Partners and was its Founding Member, where he managed co-investment portfolios for Abbott Capital. Prior to founding Associated Partners, he served as Managing Director of Abbott Capital Management LLC and served as a Head of the co-investment team, responsible for its direct investments in private companies. Mr. Stearns served as Managing Director and co-Head of Equinox Investment Partners LLC, a private capital investment company, from 1992 to 2001, where he focused primarily on investing in private, middle-market companies. Mr. Stearns received his B.A. in history and political science from the University of the South.