Steve has worked in the affordable housing sector for 30 years, and has been instrumental in creating Wates Living Space, leading its business strategy and successful business growth.
He is a passionate supporter of continuous improvement and innovation within the housing industry. He is committed to influencing the agenda on housing in the UK and is keen to debate on key issues affecting the industry, challenging or supporting ideas and policy as appropriate. He has attended briefings at Number 10 Downing St to debate the future of ALMOs and presented at an All Party Parliamentary group on Corporate Responsibility.
Steve was a member of the UK delegation that attended the CIH Tri-Country conference held in Toronto and presented and led a workshop at a housing seminar hosted by the Mayor of London at City Hall. Steve is also a distinguished member of the CIH.