Steve has operated at senior management and director level at main stream International banks for the majority of his career, working in Scotland, London and the Isle of Man for over thirty years, where his roles included Head of Financial Institutions and Director of RBS Trust Company Ltd (Isle of Man) where he had responsibility for the roll out and implementation of sizeable projects and for developing business across a number of sectors, including Corporate trading businesses, Investment funds, capital markets and Insurance, facing the market in Geneva, Dublin and London.
In 2007 he joined Barclays Wealth, Isle of Man as Head of Financial Markets, to develop and manage a specialist team to grow the Isle of Man business that spanned the US, Bermuda and Indian markets, working with his peers in the Barclays network in New York and Mumbai and with large institutional and listed companies.
In 2011 Steve subsequently joined a leading Isle of Man regulated, International Fiduciary Services business as Director with responsibility for the development, marketing and strategy of the Isle of Man and Mauritius businesses. This business had a strong focus on the real estate market in the UK and Ireland, and Steve utilised his finance background to work with clients to provide support on sourcing development and acquisition finance for significant UK projects from his network of mainstream banks, alternative funders and private finance. As a director Steve actively developed the Indian and South African markets and engaged with the Mauritian regulator.
His activity and experience across the various sectors has also involved working closely with multi-jurisdictional, high profile professional firms, UK and Isle of Man Government departments, the London Stock Exchange and international clients.