Steven LuxBoard of Directors
Steve Lux is responsible for the overall operations of Stonehenge Growth Equity Partners, including fundraising, sourcing, underwriting and executing the firm’s growth equity investments. Steve’s fundraising efforts for Stonehenge Growth Equity Partners was built upon his role as the Founding Partner of Stonehenge Capital’s Florida fund in 1998 and the track record the team’s investment within 17 growth stage businesses located in Florida. As the Managing Partner of Stonehenge Growth Equity Partners, Steve and his team has made investments within 9 growth stage businesses.
He is active in the regional venture investing community. Steve is a former chairman of Florida Venture Forum, and has chaired the Selection Committee for Florida Venture Forum’s annual conference for more than a decade. During his tenure as Chairman of the Selection Committee, 152 companies have presented and raised in excess of $450 million. He also serves on the Board of Fellows and College of Business’s Entrepreneurship Program committee at University of Tampa. Steve has guest lectured at University of Tampa and University of South Florida and served on various panels discussing venture capital related topics across the state. Past board memberships include Tampa Bay Technology Forum and the local chapter of Association of Corporate Growth.
Steve currently serves on the Board of Directors or as an observer of Choice Legal, Health Integrated, K4Connect, Omni-ID, and Thrive. He formerly served on the Board of Directors or as an observer of AuthenTec, EDR, Image Guided Neurologics, MobileHelp, Payspan, and RedVector. He resigned from these boards in conjunction with AuthenTec’s successful IPO and the successful acquisitions of EDR, Image Guided Neurologics, MobileHelp, Payspan and RedVector.
He earned a B.A. in Economics and an MBA from the A.B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University.