Stephen is Head of Infrastructure Delivery at Infrastructure and Projects Authority, the part of HM Treasury and the Cabinet Office that is charged with supporting planning, prioritisation, enabling and effective delivery of infrastructure across sectors in the UK. He leads the Infrastructure Delivery team which supports delivery of major economic Infrastructure projects across sectors, including those in the governments “top 40” such as HS2, Mersey Gateway Bridge, Thames Tideway Tunnel, Hinkley Point and the Northern Line Extension to Battersea. He is also engaged in the delivery of infrastructure to major housing and regeneration schemes such as the Ebbsfleet Garden City and Barking Riverside.
Stephen has a private sector background. He was for 15 years a director of the international property advisers DTZ, before joining Partnerships UK and then Infrastructure UK (now Infrastructure and Projects Authority) in 2010.