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Stephen Hughes

Managing Director, Structured Finance

Stephen leads Square 1’s Structured Finance Group on the East Coast. Prior to joining Square 1, he was a managing director at Silicon Valley Bank for 11 years. Stephen previously served as co-founder and chief finance officer of How2TV and as team leader on RBC’s Tech Banking Group. He attended Western University in Ontario, Canada where he earned his MBA and BA in Business Administration. Stephen joined Square 1 in 2016.

Outside the Square

  • Is an avid hockey fan. His favorite team is the Toronto Maple Leafs.
  • Has two daughters who played D1 hockey in college.
  • Enjoys boating and play golf in his spare time.


  • Structured Finance


  • New York Metro


475 5th Avenue
18th Floor
New York, NY 10017

P: 646.467.5260

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