Steve qualified as a Communications Engineer in 1984, starting his career with BT. Steve has delivered projects and programmes throughout the UK and has directly managed teams consisting of contractors and/or permanent staff, conducted recruitment & performance management, whilst managing large Capex & Operating budgets.
In his overseas roles, Steve conducted tender processes, vendor selection & contract management to ensure an aggressive national network rollout programme of civil works, traditional copper & fibre networks were delivered to requirements.
In addition, Steve managed various special projects delivering cross-island optical fibre links, the national exchange building programme and had ‘shore-end’ responsibility for several submarine fibre systems.
Steve has been heavily involved with UK Mobile technology rollout over the last 10 years, as part of the programme team which delivered 3G, 4G & 5G within EE.
Innovating in infrastructure projects