Steven Messina

Head of Business Development



Steven Messina is the Head of Business Development at ROTH. He is an experienced financial professional with over 35 years in the industry. Prior to the acquisition of MKM Partners by ROTH Capital Partners in 2023, he co-founded MKM Partners in 2002 and established a strong reputation in equity sales, trading, and institutional management. His career commenced in 1987 at Fidelity Investments, where he quickly rose to the position of Vice President and Branch Manager at the age of 24. Before co-founding MKM Partners, he held various leadership positions within the financial services industry.

In addition to his professional achievements, Mr. Messina is actively involved in giving back to the community. He has dedicated his time to several charitable organizations, including serving as a former board member of Darien Little League. Currently, he supports the Hope Lodge of NYC, Coaches vs. Cancer, and St. Jude Hospital, displaying a steadfast commitment to making a positive impact.


Joined Roth

February 2023


MKM Partners (Co-Founder); A.B. Watley; Fidelity Investments