Steven is Head of the Manufacturing Advisory Service and Area Director for London and South East Regions. Steven, who is also an Associate Director in Grant Thornton’s Business Growth Services team, has worked in industry for over 25 years, delivering global engineering projects and high value assignments in energy, rail, manufacturing and public sector procurement. A specialist in project and programme delivery, he boasts a proven track record of complex strategy development, advanced analytics, stakeholder management and strong leadership. MAS, which is led nationally by Grant Thornton, is committed to helping English manufacturing SMEs grow and create jobs by providing access to specialist support in strategy, process improvement, new products and supply chain development. It has recently joined forces with UKTI to shape and deliver ReshoreUK, a new service that is targeting companies moving production back to England and ensuring the supply chain is fit for purpose.