Stephen has extensive experience of management, governance and consultancy. 

He also has a good understanding of the different roles of executive directors and trustees which he has gained through various roles including executive director on two NHS Boards (a PCT and a Teaching Hospital) and also that of Trustee and subsequently Chair of the Board of Trustees for Brunelcare. 

His vast experience in financial matters includes: a first degree in economics and postgraduate diploma in accounting and finance; conducting economic appraisals for numerous NHS business cases and the European Investment Bank, ranging in value from £10m to £600m+; and growing the business from £22m to £33M and generating cumulative surpluses of £5m in the face of the government’s austerity measures and cuts to adult social services, for Brunelcare.