The Sterling Team

Susan K. Staub

Vice President, Business Development

Susan works in Business Development at Sterling and is responsible for supporting the effort to identify and qualify new investment opportunities and intermediary contacts at the firm as well as assist with Sterling’s marketing effort.

Prior Experience

Previously, Susan worked at GE Global Sponsor Finance and Heller Financial Corporate Finance for nine years, where she was responsible for underwriting middle market leveraged finance transactions for private equity clients.  Prior to that, she spent three years at Arthur Andersen, LLP in the Specialty Consulting practice.


Susan served on the Executive Board and Grants Committee of the Parent-Teacher Association at her sons’ school in Westport.  She also served as district co-chair of the Positive Youth Development program.  In that role, she collaborated with the Westport Department of Health and Human Services to bring programming to the town that educated parents on issues facing youth today and how to support their positive development.


M.B.A. New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business
B.S. Miami University