Group Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Investment Banking
Ros Stephenson is a Group Managing Director and Co-Head the global Corporate Client Solutions business "CCS". In this role she manages the Firm's Investment Banking businesses on a world-wide basis, driving the strategy and overseeing all industry and client coverage groups as well as all origination teams including mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings and the financing solutions business. She co-chairs the CCS Global Management Committee, is a member of the Investment Banking Executive Committee and Americas Management Committee and is heavily involved in the firm's diversity efforts. Prior to joining UBS in September 2014 she held a variety of senior management positions in the Investment Banking Division of Barclays PLC including Chairman of Global Investment Banking and Head of Global Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance and served as a member of the Investment Banking Executive Committee. Ms. Stephenson began her career as an Associate in the Media and Communications practice at Lehman Brothers where she later headed the Global Financial Sponsor Practice and Global Corporate Finance. She continued to work at Lehman Brothers until the Firm was acquired by Barclays in 2008. She has extensive transaction experience across multiple products and industries and has been voted one of the “Top 50 Rainmakers” by Dealmaker magazine. Ms. Stephenson holds a BA (Honours) from the University of Sheffield in England and an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business. She is a board member of Newell Brands (NYSE:NWL) and the Boys Club of New York.