Steve has had over 35 years experience in high risk policing and operational risk management focused on fraud, security and cyber crime. He left the NSW Police as the Commander of the Hostage Negotiators, State Protection Group.
He is currently Head of Group Security and Business Resilience, Bank of Queensland. Over the past 15 years he has been at General Manager level with CBA, Marsh McLennan and as a Partner in Deloitte in Central Europe.
He is a member of the education committee of the Governance Institute of Australia and a Member of Committee - IT-012 Information Technology Security Techniques, Standards Australia. He lectures at the University of Technology, Sydney in negotiation and crisis negotiation.
He is co-author of the book, ‘Negotiation Evolved’, Amazon and is currently writing a book on crisis negotiation to be released later this year.