Steve was appointed a Director on 28 August 2017. Steve is an engineer with a background in large-scale infrastructure and heavy industry manufacturing. He was GM Engineering at Auckland International Airport for 11 years, and his previous employment included 22 years with NZ Steel and BHP Steel where he held a number of roles including GM Engineering and Environment. Steve was inaugural chairman of the Chartered Professional Engineers Council and President of the New Zealand Institution of Professional Engineers. Steve’s current directorships include Ports of Auckland, Z Energy Ltd, Broome International Airport Group, Christchurch Multi Use Arena Project, he is chair of Waste Disposal Services JV, D&H Steel Construction Ltd, Clearwater Construction Ltd, Lincoln University Science North Building Programme, and is a Trustee of the Whitford Community Charitable Trust.