He has lead expeditions to the European Alps, Canadian Rockies and Himalaya, served two tours in Bosnia, completed combat survival training, arctic warfare training with 3 Commando Brigade (Royal Marines) and alpine mountain training with the Italian “Alpini” Corps. Steve is also an accomplished cave diver and has served as a Training Officer for the Cave Diving Group of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
After leaving the Army, Steve furthered his career in a series of senior management and consultancy roles before focusing his talents upon supporting the personal development of others. He is a qualified Mountain Leader and rock climbing instructor, is trained in mountain/cave rescue and casualty care and has volunteered as a Cave Rescue Diver.
Steve said “I am thrilled to be offered this position. Belisama’s Retreat is an inspirational concept and I look forward to helping it flourish”.