Stephen Mix’s early career was in business start-ups. He obtained an MBA at Imperial College before joining Hamilton Bradshaw, James Caan’s investment firm, in 2009 as an Investment Manager. Stephen was closely involved in the early-stage businesses that Caan invested in on Dragons’ Den, before managing some of the first recruitment businesses, in which Hamilton Bradshaw was an investor.
Today, Stephen manages a number of high performing staffing businesses including Exsurgo, DRC Locums, and HB Retinue. He provides strong business expertise from marketing and strategy to financial and operation control. He is also very involved in identifying senior talent and investment opportunities for his portfolio companies. Furthermore, Stephen is leading HB’s investment strategy into the Contractor Services sector, managing HB’s current portfolio including Walker Smith and IPRS.
Stephen is a visiting lecturer on our innovative BA (Hons) Music Business and Entrepreneurship programme.