Steve McAuley

Managing Director
Financial Services Group

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Steve McAuley is a managing director in the financial services group at Piper Sandler.

Previously, McAuley was a managing director in the capital raising group at Sandler O’Neill & Partners, L.P, where he joined in 2009. Before Sandler O’Neill, he worked at Citi for 30 years. He is focused on origination and execution of financial services related equity transactions, as well as equity transactions in the REIT space. At Citi, McAuley was a managing director in the equity capital markets department, responsible for the successful marketing & execution of the majority of the firm’s largest and highest profile transactions, across all banking franchises.

Atkins advised clients on a wide range of transactions, including Fortegra Financial on the sale of Bliss & Glennon and to AmWINS Group, Orchid Underwriters on its majority investment from Gryphon Investors and SeaBright Holdings on its sale to Enstar Group. He also executed capital raising transactions for publicly listed insurance companies, including underwritten equity offerings for Atlas Financial Holdings and Kingstone Companies.

McAuley holds a bachelor’s degree from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.