Steven is a partner at Parry Field Lawyers based in Christchurch and works in corporate law providing advice to companies as well as not for profits and social enterprises. After three years working at a national law firm in Wellington, Steven spent 11 years overseas working for an international law firm in Tokyo, London and Sydney before returning to New Zealand at the start of 2016. He is a director of two companies and for one is chair - Community Finance which has raised $40 million for social housing. He is a member of the Edmund Hillary Fellowship and hosts a podcast on governance, leadership and entrepreneurship called Seeds.
He thinks good governance can help organisations develop strategy and engage in long term thinking which will help benefit us all.
With four young children, Steven is often found providing a taxi service for their sports, ballet, gym and music classes.