Steven Bishop, a Partner at ORC, lends his expertise to Sovereign Wealth Funds, Central Banks, Custodians, GPs, Pension Funds and family offices, offering advisory services tailored to manage operational risks. In his tenure at ORC, Steven has excelled as an advisor to prominent institutional investment firms, steering high-profile, complex transformation projects for government-related entities.


Possessing over 40 years of extensive experience in the asset management industry, Steven began his journey with stockbrokers de Zoete & Bevan, eventually becoming a partner in 1985. During his distinguished career, he played a pivotal role in establishing and managing BZW's equity business in New York, followed by various management roles within the equities division in London. Steven has been COO to several UK-based asset managers and has been a FCA regualted COO and CCO, as well as a CBI-approved Fund Board Director.


Steven's specialization extends to ODD, where he collaborates with leading asset allocators, providing high quality ODD solutions that span both public and private market asset classes. His vast ODD experience has positioned him as an expert in investment operations standards, showcasing profound knowledge of global best practice standards.


A graduate from University College, Oxford, Steven holds a degree in Philosophy, Politics & Economics earned in 1977. His rich industry background, coupled with a legacy of successful ODD exercises and transformation projects, defines Steven as a trusted authority in operational risk management within the asset management landscape.