Stephen is an accomplished senior executive, company director and consultant with experience in the leadership and management of global complex high risk operations and special projects. He has a reputation for integrity and delivers results through authentic leadership, strong interpersonal relationships, strategic thinking and excellent risk and safety management.
A politically astute, culturally sensitive, energetic, values-based leader known for a clear business focus. He is expert at linking intelligent strategy to execution through innovation, disruption, systems thinking, problem solving and transformational programmes.
Stephen has a focus on developing and managing risk-based (and performance-based) regulatory systems, new capabilities, optimised business systems, and complex integrated operations.
Stephen is currently the Chair of the RiskNZ Board.
The IAC investigates Human Factors after tragic crash of Saratov Airlines Flight 703 on 11 February 2018
March 11, 2018
The Flight 703 Tragedy On 11th February 2018 Flight 703, Antonov-148 100B of Saratov...Read more
Drone collides with commercial aeroplane – second recorded incident
December 5, 2017
There are two recorded incidents of drones colliding with aircraft. The one reported...Read more