Founder and Managing Partner
Stephan Nicoleau founded Critical Value Advisors in 2009 and is a Managing Partner in the firm. Mr. Nicoleau manages firm-wide business development, client relationships, CVA service offerings and investments. Mr. Nicoleau has specialized in originating investment opportunities for the firm’s growing base of institutional and private investor clients. Within this endeavor, Stephan leads the firm’s effort to identify and work with unique and purposeful investment opportunities globally. Mr. Nicoleau also supervises all principal investing, capital deployment and partner sourcing projects within the firm.