Steve took up the role of Deputy Finance Director (Commercial and Systems) in 2014 and has responsibility for overseeing the financial planning and performance of the University’s Campus and Commercial Services Group (CCSG), in addition to directing development of CCSG reporting processes and of University-wide finance systems’, via his role as senior line manager to the University’s SAP & Financial Systems team. Steve is a member of the CCSG Executive group and also provides Senior Officer operational support to Warwick Sports and Warwick Arts Centre.
Steve joined the University in April 2004 as a Finance Manager in the Departmental Services Team, before taking up a new role as Head of Group Accounting in late 2004 and later taking responsibility for oversight of the SAP and Financial Systems’ team in 2011, as part of a broader Deputy Finance Director portfolio. Prior to working at the University, he read for an Economics degree at Warwick University and worked for an accountancy practice in Birmingham where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. During his time in practice, Steve worked first in audit and then corporate finance.