Steve is a professional programme and project manager with extensive experience in managing technical projects, developing human resource policy, and implementing programmes centred on the development of knowledge and skills.
He has well developed business consultancy and lecturing skills having lectured on all aspects of programme and project management in the UK, Europe and Asia. He is a senior lecturer in project management at Southampton Solent University, an associate lecturer at Cranfield University and director of his business learning consultancy, The Learning Project.
He is qualified to masters level in electrical and electronic engineering, a Managing Successful Programmes (MSP)® Practitioner, PRINCE2 Practitioner, Association for Project Management Professional (APMP) and fellow of the APM. He was the chairman of the UK Engineering Project Management Forum, acts as a judge for the APM Project Manager of the Year Awards and has articles on UK/French project cooperation, developing a project management culture, project management in schools and benefits realisation management published in the national media.
Steve lives in Southsea, plays tennis for the Southsea Tennis Club and enjoys fly fishing.
He is interested in all types of music and has worked for OXFAM for a number of years as a music festival steward at Glastonbury, Bestival and WOMAD.