Stephen became a Trustee of National Museums Scotland in September 2022 and his term of appointment runs until August 2026.
Stephen was a Managing Director at Bain Capital, with a human capital remit across Europe portfolio companies, until his retirement in December 2021, and is currently a Senior Adviser at the firm.
Prior to this, Stephen was Chief Human Resources Officer at Thomson Reuters, and Director, BBC People, serving as a member of the group executive committee at both. During his earlier career he held numerous generalist and specialist HR roles at Diageo, United Distillers, Austin Rover and Ferranti.
He has also held various advisory and trustee roles, including at the Thomson Reuters Foundation, Engage for Success Foundation and the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development. He received an MBA from the University of Edinburgh and a BA (Hons) from the University of Strathclyde.
Stephen lives in London.