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The IPA is honored to have Conversus, a StepStone company, join the IPA community. Please take a few minutes to learn about their company and how they can help your business. Welcome Conversus, a StepStone company!

Conversus, a StepStone company

StepStone has launched Conversus, a platform delivering its institutional capabilities to Private Wealth investors. With $280 billion in AUA/AUM, StepStone is one of the world’s largest private markets investment firms. Led by former IPA Board Chair Tom Sittema, and former board member Neil Menard along with Bob Long and Tim Smith, Conversus will utilize its deep expertise in open architecture structuring, distribution and governance as well as leverage StepStone‘s distinctive experience, relationships and unparalleled deal sourcing across private markets. Conversus’ first fund, Conversus StepStone Private Markets (CPRIM), will integrate secondaries, co-investments and fund investments across Private Equity, Private Credit and Real Assets. CPRIM is a core holding providing comprehensive, broadly diversified private markets exposure for accredited investors.

Business Mission

Conversus aspires to improve financial well-being for individual investors by converting private market advantages enjoyed by institutions into opportunities for individual investors. We expand accessibility to the private markets for individual investors by creating and distributing investment solutions differentiated by industry-leading investment managers and investor-centric products.

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Neil Menard
President, Distribution

Thomas Sittema
Executive Chairman