Stephen Vlasak is a Partner in the Alternative Investments Practice at Richey May. He develops new client relationships for the firm, working extensively to market the firm’s top-notch audit, tax, and advisory services to hedge, private equity, venture capital, and real estate funds. Stephen enjoys his role as a connector in the business community and is very involved with providing introductions and advice that help newly launched entities grow and thrive.
In addition to the business development role, Stephen provides audit services to clients backed by over 20 years of audit experience within the commercial and financial service industries. Stephen specializes in alternative investment clients, including domestic and offshore hedge funds, broker dealers, investment advisors, commodity pools, master-feeder structures, and funds of funds. Stephen advises his clients on initial organizational structure, audit processes, the management of operational matters and regulatory needs.
In his current position at Richey May and his prior job at Rothstein Kass, Stephen has accumulated significant operational experience. He has been heavily involved in the development and leadership of local office practices, including business development, recruiting, networking, budgeting, scheduling, and forecasting.
Stephen was born and raised in Long Island, NY and remains and avid, and usually depressed, New York Jets fan living in Texas. In his free time, Stephen enjoys traveling, hiking, and dining at good Italian restaurants, as well as spending as much time as possible with his wife Amanda and three children.