Stephen has over 40 years’ experience in Wealth Management, Investment Banking, Stockbroking and Fund Management. He has been the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Gerrard Investment Management, Oppenheimer International and Narodny Bank/VTB Capital, where he became Chairman. He spent 27 years at NWB Group holding senior executive positions. He is a Non Executive Director of Nutmeg, Access Bank UK and a NHS Trust.
His activities include: Pro Chancellor Canterbury Christ Church University, Vice Chairman, Marshalls Charity (Church of England), Chairman at the 3H Fund, and Senior Adviser and Chairman of the Disciplinary Panel, Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI). He holds the Freedom of the City, is a Liveryman at Bankers and served as Master at Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights. He is an Honours Graduate in Financial Services from UMIST and is a former Visiting Fellow at Manchester Business School. A qualified banker and a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment, he is also a member of Henley Business School Strategy Board and acts as a business mentor under the London First Leadership Exchange scheme.