Stephen has a Degree in Statistics from the University of Southampton and is a Chartered Accountant (qualifying with KPMG). He spent his early career in senior M&A and finance roles within Rolls Royce before becoming a divisional director at a private equity-backed international technology and healthcare group, growing group revenues from £25m to £250m in 6 years.
He has spent the last 20 years supporting SMEs improve both operationally and financially and to strategically develop and grow before ultimately achieving a successful exit. He has a consultative leadership style and a track record of building strong teams.
During this time Stephen has gained significant international experience, particularly in the USA, China and Europe
Stephen also has strong financial analysis, problem-solving and change management skills. He enjoys grasping a range of business issues and resolving them.