Steve is an entrepreneur and business strategist, and has over 17 years’ experience starting, building and selling technology companies. His businesses have spanned consulting, outsourcing, recruitment technology and on-line games.
He is currently Co-Founder and Chairman of Xoomworks Technology – a niche technology outsourcing and digital innovation business based in the UK, France, Romania and Bulgaria. Xoomworks works with high growth tech driven companies and to create competition-beating technology.
Prior to setting up his first company, Steve worked as a strategy consultant and IT project manager. Steve holds an MBA from INSEAD and a degree in Applied Physics from Durham University. He is an Honorary Entrepreneurial Fellow at Durham University and a Fellow of the Global Sourcing Association – UK, and has been a Council Member for the last 2 years.
He is an active mentor and business advisor to several start-up companies; a mentor for Seedcamp and Level 39; a regular guest speaker at several European business schools and a trustee for the Bright Ideas Trust, a charity dedicated to creating opportunities for entrepreneurs from disadvantaged backgrounds.