Stephen R. Waite

Managing Partner
SoundView Technology Group

Stephen Waite is a managing partner at SoundView Technology Group, a boutique strategic advisory firm specializing in emerging technology. Steve is a noted strategic corporate advisor, institutional investment manager, professor and author, with over 25 years of experience on Wall Street. He was a co-founder of a multi-billion dollar investment management firm and managed or co-managed several of the company’s flagship products.

Steve has extensive experience in global economic and financial market issues with tenures at Morgan Stanley & Co, The Capital Group, Merrill Lynch, and CSAM/BEA Associates. In addition, he helped found ThelnfoPro, Inc., an independent technology research firm that is now part of 451 Research, and served as the company’s Chief Knowledge Officer and was on the Board of Directors. He is currently Co-Executive Director of the Graphene Stakeholder’s Association, a member of the NanoMaterials Innovation Center Board of Directors and also works closely with the NanoBusiness Commercialization Association and is a member of its Advisory Board. Steve also serves on the Strategic News Service Future in Review (FiRe) Technology Conference Advisory Board and has worked with the partners at GaveKal Research.

A former highly-rated Adjunct Professor of Finance at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut, Steve is the author of the book Quantum Investing and co-author of the book, Boomernomics. Born in Ann Arbor and raised in Saginaw, Michigan he has a Masters Degree in Economics from The Pennsylvania State University and is a past participant at the Santa Fe Institute.