Stephen R. Haynes
Founding and Managing Partner, Director
Mr. Haynes is a founder, Managing Director, and a member of the board of Glengary and is responsible for managing the investment decisions of Glengary and its day-to-day operations. Prior to Glengary, Mr. Haynes was a General Partner of Key Equity Capital (KEC), a partnership with KeyCorp Bank, where his emphasis was on providing equity capital to growth companies and in leveraged buyout transactions with equity commitments ranging from one million to over $20 million per transaction. In addition to serving on the boards of KEC portfolio companies, Mr. Haynes served on the Advisory Boards of Kirtland Capital (Cleveland) and Healthcare Equity Partners (Chicago).
From 1987 to 1994, Mr. Haynes served in the Corporate Finance Department of McDonald & Company Securities, Inc., most recently as Senior Vice President. Mr. Haynes was involved in all areas of corporate finance, including public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, mergers and acquisitions, and divestitures. Mr. Haynes served as investment banker for many regional growth companies, most notably STERIS Corporation, AcroMed Corporation and OfficeMax, among others. In his role as President of McDonald & Company Venture Capital, Inc., he managed the private equity investments of McDonald & Company.
From 1984 to 1987, Mr. Haynes was a member of the Small Business Consulting Group of Price Waterhouse where he founded the Cleveland office transaction support group focused on capital formation for growth companies, and due diligence and other support services for corporate mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Haynes has been actively involved with the Association for Corporate Growth and the Ohio Venture Association. Currently, he is a member of the NorTech Early-Stage Task Force and a frequent speaker on the topic of capital formation and venture capital in Northeast Ohio. He also serves as a Board Member of Cleveland HeartLab.
Mr. Haynes received his B.S. in Accountancy from Miami University and is a Certified Public Accountant.