Areas of expertise
- Management and Logistics
- Masters Management and Leadership (MMDS), University of Canberra
Steve joined MSL in June 2017 as Manager, Electrical, Time and Frequency. He has a Master’s Degree in Leadership. He served a full career in the NZ Army, finishing as a Lieutenant Colonel. The highlight of his Army career was becoming an SAS Squadron Commander. During this time, he was deployed numerous times to the South Pacific and Middle East, and was awarded a Commendation for leading a rescue mission in 2001.
After leaving the Army, he went to the Middle East and, among other things, became the Chief Operating Officer of a $200 million dollar logistics firm based in Dubai. Steve is a leadership mentor to national representative athletes and is an inventor, owning several patents. Steve moved his family back to NZ in 2016, so his children could attend NZ schools.