Stephen Barratt gained a BA in theoretical physics at Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge. Stephen was brought up in Norfolk, England, and lives in the UK.
Stephen worked for a period in the UK nuclear industry before joining the British merchant bank Kleinwort Benson in 1990. Following several months working in a trading floor team structuring OTC swap transactions, Stephen joined the newly formed structured products group in 1991. Having worked in a subsidiary of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi for five years, Stephen co-founded Ekhinos in early 2003.