Stephen began his career with Royal Mail in Legal Services, but gave up being a lawyer back in 2001 when he moved to become Strategy Director within Royal Mail Marketing.

In 2003 Stephen took over the role of Director Strategy & Regulatory Affairs and in March 2006 the Wholesale business was set up as an independent business unit and Stephen took over as Managing Director, Royal Mail Wholesale. Towards the end of 2010 Stephen was appointed Director Regulated Business, where he was responsible for the Regulated Products portfolio (essentially all RM Letters products) and most recently to Managing Director Consumer & Network Access where part of his remit once again encompasses the Wholesale customers.  Stephen reports direct to Moya Greene and is a member of the Chief Executive’s Committee.