Steven is a global business leader and author with two decades of cross-functional leadership experience rooted in mid-market SME businesses, and matured in global conglomerates in Technology, Management Consulting and Financial Services sectors. He has lived and worked in 4 continents, and brings professional global experience across 30+ countries.
Steven leverages his leadership and expertise in strategic operations and transformation to maximize business performance, customer journey experience and to boost organizational health. A passion for people, he energises organizations by establishing and leading high performing global teams and developing authentic leaders at diverse levels. Steven capitalizes on his strengths by building complex relationships and partnerships, and uses an engaging style to build buy-in from staff, key stakeholders, board members, and clients for the introduction, on-boarding, and embedding of new operating models, structures, behaviours, processes and systems.
As a pathfinder intrapreneur and executive at previous global firms, Steven designed, launched and led 2 internal P&L global business services super functions for 2 separate organizations, delivered enterprise wide $MM portfolios of initiatives resulting in improved maturity levels, top line growth and bottom line revenues. Currently, Steven is doing independent consulting for private businesses and has started mentoring scale-ups as well.
In addition to recently achieving an executive education in Leading Global Businesses from Harvard Business School, he holds a degree in Business Administration and several professional qualifications including project management professional (PMP), Strategic Portfolio Management (MoP). He is a member of IoD, In Touch Networks, NEDonBoard, ACMP and CIPD.