Steve is the Founder and Chairman of Branduin Business Support and focuses on Business Strategy and developing Partnerships with Local Authorities and Chambers of Commerce.
Having set up several companies from scratch Steve joined Business Link as a Business Advisor in 1997 following the successful sale of his magazine delivery company to an American multi-national. He was appointed Business Link’s Client Services Director in the same year and managed a team of 35 business advisors who delivered hands-on support and advice to thousands of small businesses across West London until he founded Branduin Business Support in 2000.
Steve has acted as a Business Advisor and Director of Branduin and was jointly responsible for the development of key support initiatives for SMEs including the current GOALMapper™ and Fit To Bid™ programmes.
Since 2011 Steve has been responsible for establishing partnerships with a significant number of Local Authorities and Chambers of Commerce and has overseen the bidding and delivery of 12 Local Authority funded programmes that have all had a positive impact on job creation and socio-economic factors.
Steve is an excellent communicator and has charismatic leadership skills. He has a track record of building and managing highly successful client focused teams. In May 2020 Steve was appointed Chairman of Branduin Business Support and now focuses on strategy and partnership development.