As Chief Accounting Officer ,Stephen Hodes oversees Driftwood Capital’s accounting functions, reviewing financial statements, preparing investor financials and ensuring that all funds are accurately accounted for. Prior to joining the firm, Stephen was Senior Director at Carnival Corporation, the world’s largest leisure travel company, where he was responsible for preparing and filing financial statements with the U.S. Securities and Exchanges Commission and under IFRS with the London Stock Exchange. He was previously an audit manager with a focus on public REITs at Deloitte, the world’s largest public accounting firm.
A native of South Africa, Stephen has lived in the United States for more than 30 years. He is a Certified Public Accountant and completed his South African Chartered Accountants exam.
When he’s done balancing the books for Driftwood, Stephen can be found working out at the gym, riding his bike, and spending time with his two sons.