Steve joined 23andMe in 2018 as Chief Financial Officer, responsible for all aspects of the financial operations of the company, including accounting and controls, financial planning and analysis, tax planning and compliance, as well as funding,cash management and investor relations. Previously, Steve served as CEO of Miramax Films for five years while concurrently serving as CFO, a position he held from 2010. He led the building of a new studio company from the Miramax assets purchased from The Walt Disney Company in late 2010. During this period, Miramax built its distribution reach to 200 countries and re-launched its original content film and television development, and production and distribution capabilities. In 2016, Steve helped orchestrate the sale of Miramax to beIN Media Group.
Before joining Miramax, Steve held various senior financial roles at biopharmaceutical company Amgen, Inc., including Corporate Controller and divisional CFO, helping steward annual revenue growth from $3 billion to over $15 billion in less than ten years. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at eToys, Inc., a pioneering internet retailer of children’s products, where he led the company’s IPO, with an initial $8 billion market value.
Steve’s early career included a variety of financial positions in the media industry, including at The Walt Disney Company and the Times Mirror Company.
Steve holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from Tufts University and a Master’s of Business Administration degree from the Tuck School of Business Administration, Dartmouth College.