Steve has overall responsibility for sales and marketing for Maven and its client funds, including defining the strategic marketing direction across all business areas, and maintaining relationships with advisers, wealth managers, key industry commentators and the press. Steve joined Aberdeen Asset Management in 2006 from AXA Life where he advised major corporate accounts and business partners of AXA.
After serving as a Navigating Officer in the Royal Navy, Steve moved into financial services with Life and Pensions house London Life in 1991, and subsequently held senior roles with Scottish Equitable and Friends Provident, where he led sales and regional teams focussed on corporate and investment sales, developed sales and marketing strategies, and focused on managing national relationships within the investment and pensions markets. At Friends Provident he was also selected for its European Management Development Programme, helping lead collaborative projects with European partner companies. Steve has a BSc (Hons) in Computer Science from the University of Hertfordshire.