About Stephen Petith

Meet Stephen Petith

Stephen is an Advisor, Investor, and Oceaneer.

Stephen owns several companies that help families and businesses in the fields of Marketing, Outsourcing and in Wealth optimisation and protection.

Stephen is the founder of several investment holding companies in Transportation, Housing, Energy and Manufacturing.

He is also the driving force behind the Sovereign Capitalist Community and the social enterprise Wonders Below.

Since leaving the Navy Stephen has worked in Family business, with Multinational Corporations, Investment Funds and High Net Worth Individuals to optimise, protect and grow their assets. Alongside these business endeavours Stephen has been involved in Politics from branch level to an elected members office and observing and helping with elections across multiple countries.

He has over 20 years of experience developing and delivering strategies that improve asset optimisation and business profits. He is regarded for his ability to build relationships within businesses, initiate new business practices and strategies, while achieving the best outcome for the organisation.


Stephen is an Internationalisation advisor specialising in the global optimisation of Families and Businesses.

By using Stephen’s unique approach, you will be able to optimise, protect, grow and realise your own and your businesses full potential.

With a strong understanding of Cross Border operations and International Business has enabled Stephen to quickly implement new strategies and practices both at an international and local level.

With his first hand knowledge gained from undertaking his own internationalisation over the past 20 years, Stephen brings to his Advisory skills in Citizenship, Residency, Structures and Asset Optimisation that will optimise, protect and increase your wealth and your enterprise’s value.


Stephen seeks investment opportunities in mature, profitable companies, with solid management teams, where the current owners are seeking to exit. After acquiring the business Stephen works with the management team to put an optimisation and acquisition strategy in place and then list the business on a major stock market.


Stephen is an experienced Oceaneer exploring opportunities to research and protect the Oceans, though his social enterprise Wonders Below.

Recently Stephen has teamed up with the founders of Australian Oceanographics and several Aquarium owners to build Research Aquariums and platforms around the world, this network of research focused aquariums and their attached research vessels and specialty equipment will allow research programs to run simultaneously in several locations building a more detailed knowledge base to help further exploration and protection of the oceans and their wonders below.

A meeting in the tropics
A Beach Somewhere

The Sovereign Capitalist Community

The Sovereign Capitalist community is a member-only private organisation. Where you’ll learn the rules and secrets to living a Sovereign Lifestyle and pursuing capitalist endeavors.

Members are invited to participate in a range of exclusive, private and educational events hosted online and or in person.

Our in person meetings and events feature world class locations and the facilitation of knowledge sharing in the areas of sovereignty, business and multi generational wealth.