Brendan MacDonald
Partner, StepStone Group


BMacDonaldMr. MacDonald is a Partner of StepStone Real Estate, a member of the real estate investment committee, with a primary focus on sourcing and executing investments on behalf of StepStone’s real estate fund and separate account vehicles.

Prior to StepStone, Mr. MacDonald was a founding partner of Clairvue Capital Partners, a real estate investment manager which integrated with StepStone to establish StepStone Real Estate. At Clairvue, he was an investment committee member and focused on sourcing, underwriting and managing investments in the U.S., Europe and Latin America. Before Clairvue, he was a Director at Liquid Realty Partners, an investment manager focused on real estate private equity secondaries and held an acquisitions role at Babcock and Brown. Earlier in his career he completed GE Capital’s Financial Management Program and was part of GE’s Global Sponsor Finance business.  Mr. MacDonald received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS from Indiana University