Philip Stephenson is the Chairman of the Freedom Group, a set of companies focused on investments, real estate and hotel development, and media. Freedom Capital Partners LLC (FCP) is a family office/fund manager that analyzes, makes and monitors public and private investments globally. FCP does not manage money for third parties. Freedom Development LLC develops, owns, and operates (with partners) multifamily residential housing in the Washington DC metropolitan area. Freedom Resorts Ltd purchased the freehold private island of Petit St Vincent in the Grenadines in 2010 and operates the award-winning boutique hotel there. Freedom Media LLC finances and produces independent film and television properties.
Mr. Stephenson also founded the Stephenson Foundation, a tax-exempt private foundation which seeks to promote understanding, exploration, protection and enjoyment of the world’s oceans. He currently serves on the Board of International Counselors for the Center for Strategic and International Studies (“CSIS”) and is a member of the fellowship/community service organization PathNorth, both based in Washington DC.
Mr. Stephenson’s great passion is the ocean. A certified diver (1976), licensed private pilot (1982), and avid sailor, he owns 3 yachts enrolled in the New York Yacht Club.