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Steve Singleton

Managing Director

Mr. Singleton draws upon over two decades of legal, governance and investment experience to support MGP’s work with growing companies.  He provides guidance and expertise upon matters of investment structuring, tax planning, governance, and other strategic and operational issues, across the full range of the firm’s investment portfolio and back-office activities.

In addition to his work with MGP, Mr. Singleton spends the majority of his working time serving as President of the Charis Foundation, a family foundation that partners with nonprofit organizations, ministries, and churches in the Nashville area, around the U.S. and internationally.  He is also a member of the board of directors of the Micah Project, an organization that serves street-connected boys in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, and the Nashville Fellows Program, a Christian leadership program for young adults.

Prior to co-founding MGP, Mr. Singleton practiced corporate and securities law with the Trenam Kemker law firm in Tampa, FL.  With Trenam Kemker, Mr. Singleton advised public and private company clients in numerous merger and acquisition transactions across a variety of industries.  Mr. Singleton also counseled businesses with respect to capital raising transactions, federal and state securities law compliance, executive compensation, employment law and intellectual property.

Mr. Singleton received a BS in Finance from the University of South Florida and graduated Cum Laude from Stetson University College of Law, where he was an editor of the law review.