Stephen Vicinelli

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Vice President, Impact Investments


  • Impact Investing

Economic Mobility, Education

Stephen is a Vice President of Impact Investments at Social Finance, where he leads the design and implementation of impact-first investment solutions.

Previously, Stephen served as Deputy Chief Investment Officer for TIFF Investment Management, a provider of investment solutions to the nonprofit community. Stephen was a member of TIFF’s management committee and a member of the firm’s investment committee. He also spent 15 years leading TIFF’s private investment program, raising 25 private funds with roughly $2.5 billion of capital on behalf of nonprofit investors. Stephen served on the advisory boards of over 20 private investment managers.

Prior to joining TIFF, Stephen spent ten years at Morgan Stanley, where he held positions in the firm’s mergers and acquisitions, technology corporate finance, and realty advisory practices. For nine of those years he was based in London, where he had significant exposure to the global private equity community as an advisor, underwriter, and co-investor. Before joining Morgan Stanley, Stephen was employed by the investment banking division of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in the firm’s New York and Dallas offices. He serves as a member of the investment committee for The Hotchkiss School and as a council member of the Tuck Center for Private Equity and Venture Capital.

Stephen obtained his AB in History from Dartmouth College and received his MBA from Columbia Business School.