Non Executive Director, Advisory Board Member, Capital Market Specialist
Steve is a recently retired senior international banker. During his career he led a number of large teams and has been a pioneer in the development of the Australian corporate bond market. He is an acknowledged expert in specialised finance and has been the major driver of innovations including the growth in the high yield and non-rated domestic bond market, in the development of specialist debt funds, in environmental and social finance. He is an acknowledged leader in Australian infrastructure financing.
Steve is the former Executive General Manager of Corporate Finance at NAB and in 2018 established a boutique consultancy, Capital Market Advisory Services and has become an angel investor, board member or advisor with groups involved in education, sustainable development and financial market disruption. He is the independent chair of Our Money Market based in Adelaide, is an Executive Director with Athena Home Loans and an advisor with Lumi Financial. He is an independent member of the investment committee of CVS Lane Capital and New Zealand based Endeavour Services.
He is a Fellow of the Corporate Treasurers Association, the Finance and Securities Institute of Australia and the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has been active on a number of external boards including the Global Steering Committee of the United Nations Environment Programme – Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), Impacting Investing Australia (IIA) and the Advisory Board of the Australian Centre & Financial Studies (ACFS).