In 1983 Steve created and grew a training company that delivered training programmes for the government to meet the needs of the unemployed in the West Midlands and London. In addition, he formed a company to deliver environmental training to the private sector.
During his period in business Steve was elected President of Dudley Chamber of Commerce and served as a Board member of Birmingham Chamber of Commerce. He was appointed a Board Member of the governments Manpower Services Commission for Dudley and Sandwell responsible for strategic policy making affecting the skills training agenda.
After a successful fifteen-year period in business he sold his company to a City based Plc and then committed his time to public service with the NHS.
Steve comes with significant Board experience of strategic leadership, gained through his time over an eight-year period, as Chairman of South Staffordshire and Shropshire NHS Foundation Trust. He was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust in 2015.
For ten years Steve served as a Board member, latterly as Chairman, of P3 a Social Inclusion social enterprise delivering services nationally for homeless and vulnerable individuals.
Last Updated : 13 June 2017