Steve spent the first 15 years of his career as a design & development engineer for power electronics drives and utility scale generator controls.
This was followed by roles as:
· an industrial & utility power systems consultant,
· technical director of a power electronic drives business
· electrical lead in a wind turbine business.
Steve joined Rolls Royce twelve years ago as Chief Engineer of a newly formed central electrical systems team to support technology development across all its sectors. In 2011 he became Head of Electrical Systems in the Energy business, until its sale to Siemens and is now the electrical R&T lead in the Marine business.