Managing Director & Principal
AmRoc Premier Capital, LLC
Stephen Collins, Managing Director & Principal, AmRoc Premier Capital, LLC Stephen Collins is Managing Director & Principal at AmRoc Premier Capital, LLC and serves as a member of the firm’s investment committee. He leads all capital markets and securities distribution, fund management and investor relations, investment management, marketing and operations, as well as strategic direction and other growth initiatives. Mr Collins is an industry veteran with extensive experience and a strong, successful track record of performance and value creation over 20 years. His Principal investment experience across all product types totals over $1.2 billion (including equity and debt investments), as well as having been directly responsible for raising close to $350 million in private retail capital (including HNWs, BDs, RIAs, wirehouses, Family Offices, etc). Mr Collins has a successful track record of creating, building and monetizing private real estate investment management platforms at the senior executive management level by identifying opportunities, formulating strategies, assessing risk, strategic planning and structuring partnerships, while optimizing returns. His expertise centers around real estate private equity and structured finance, including investment management and strategic advisory, capital markets and securities distribution, and the creation, formation and investment management of institutional-quality, private real estate investment management and advisory firms and their subsequent launch through multiple investor distribution channels within the retail and institutional investor communities. Most recently, Mr Collins held a senior executive management role at Convergent Capital Partners, a real estate private equity firm based in Tampa, Florida, specializing in distressed, opportunistic, value-add and special situation investments across the capital structure throughout the US. Previously, he founded SC Capital, a boutique real estate private equity investment management and advisory firm based in Saint Petersburg, Florida, that focused on distressed, opportunistic, value-add and special situation investments and advisory (including equity and debt) across all product types throughout the US with strong, best-in-class sponsors and operating partners. Prior to Convergent, he was Co-Founder and Partner at Cantor + Partners, a real estate private equity firm based in Saint Petersburg, Florida, specializing in distressed, opportunistic, value-add and special situation investments across the capital structure throughout the US. Mr Collins received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Political Science cum laude from the College of Charleston.