Steven English – President



As President of IGY Marinas, Steve English oversees all strategic initiatives and operations, placing a heavy focus on expanding the company’s global portfolio of owned and operated marinas, and developing key relationships and commercial partnerships.

Steve has been affiliated with IGY since 2007, having initially joined the firm’s Dubai-based team where he oversaw acquisitions and joint ventures in the Middle East and Europe. He was previously a Managing Director at Island Capital Group (IGY’s parent company prior to MarineMax’s acquisition of IGY in 2022), where he served in senior asset management, principal investment and special situations roles and led teams that closed in excess of $10 billion of total transactions. He commenced his career in management consulting.

Steve completed his Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in three years at The American University, graduating with a double major in Political Science and International Relations. He received a Master of Business Administration jointly from HEC School of Management Paris, New York University, and the London School of Economics & Political Science.