Sean is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for Top Tier Capital Partners. Prior to joining Top Tier in 2011, Sean held a number of senior operating roles at asset management firms, including Senior Project Manager at Blackrock, Chief Operating Officer at H&Q Asia Pacific, and President of Robertson Stephens Asset Management. Before moving to San Francisco, Sean was General Counsel and a Managing Director at Soros Fund Management in New York from 1991 to 2000. Sean began his career as a lawyer advising investment advisers in New York and Hong Kong. Sean received an A.B., magna cum laude, from Harvard College and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School.