Leadership

Steven M. MacNamara, CFA
Founder/Managing Member/Chief Investment Officer
Horizons West Capital Partners, LLC

Steven MacNamara

Steven has over 25-years experience in the investment management industry. He spent the first part of his investment career as a research analyst with leading financial services firms headquartered on the West Coast. For several years he analyzed and published differentiated investment research within several industries with a primary emphasis on income-oriented securities such as electric utilities, telecom services, and real estate investment trusts (REITs). Over this period he developed several novel security valuation methodologies that utilize relative dividend yield and other forms of risk-adjusted yield analysis.
Since 1990, he has functioned as a multi-disciplinary portfolio manager serving a clientele that has included billion dollar global financial institutions, Fortune 100 business executives, leading Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, high profile members of the Hollywood creative community, and a number of the world’s greatest athletes. He specializes in an income-oriented style of multi-strategy/multi-asset class investment management and has a performance track record that exceeds 25 years.

Steven’s prior professional affiliations include the following:

  • Morgan Stanley Asset Management (MSAM) – New York
  • International Management Group (IMG) – Cleveland
  • PartnerRe Asset Management (PRAM) – Greenwich
  • Morley Fund Management International – Boston
  • Bateman, Eichler, Hill Richards – Los Angeles

Steven graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree (BSBA) majoring in Finance. He earned his Master of Business Administration degree (MBA) from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University. In addition, Steven holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation (CFA) conferred by the CFA Institute.