SBL and our clients have positively benefitted from Steve’s significant commercial and financial expertise for a number of years in his capacity of Independent Advisor. In 2016, Steve was appointment as a Director on the SBL Board. Steve acts as an advisor and independent Director to a range of businesses and has extensive involvement in providing financial, strategic and governance advice to clients. Previous to establishing his advisory practice, Steve had a 36 year career in the banking industry both in New Zealand and offshore across a wide variety of roles including Head Office, branch banking, business banking and senior leadership roles.
As an Independent Director of SBL, Steve provides governance expertise along with mentoring across the leadership team.
Outside of work, Steve and his wife relish the opportunity to spend time with family. In addition, Steve is a keen fisherman, and golfer together with enjoying a longstanding interest in harness racing.