Stephen arrived in Australia in 1996 to open a subsidiary of a British software company having managed and opened markets in North Europe, Africa and Asia in the early 1990s. After establishing a new office in Sydney, he then worked with the founder of an Australian company to help redefine their strategy and sales methodologies and was part of a team that brought the first fully secure eCommerce system to market in Australia. Stephen then spent 15 years working for several US companies managing their Asia Pacific business.
Stephen is now the Managing Director of Madison Wells Pty Ltd, a Sydney based consultancy helping businesses grow their foundation revenue streams and ensuring their corporate and technology governance meets the stringent requirements of the local regulators. Stephen is also the Convenor of the Motoring Group within the Royal Automobile Club of Australia, the President of Club Maserati Australia and the publisher of the Motoring Weekly digital channel.
Stephen is a graduate of the Thames Valley University in the UK, the UNSW Business School and the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is also an Approved Advisor with The Advisory Board Centre.