Steve is Palladium's Partner for Global Logistics, and is regarded as an expert in the fields of logistics, human resource management, security and complex military/peacekeeping operations. He has extensive experience in leading multi-disciplinary teams in both national and multi-national environments, and brings a wealth of business development and contract management experience to the team. Steve has managed logistics, aviation, engineering and base support projects across the Middle East, Africa and Asia. He constantly strives to identify opportunities to advance the organisations in which he works, and is particularly passionate about advancing opportunities for Indigenous Australians at Palladium. Prior to his work in the private sector, Steve served in the Australian Defence Force for 31 years. During this time, Steve achieved the rank of Colonel and was awarded the prestigious Member of the Military Division of the Order of Australia in recognition of his outstanding performance. Steve is a people-focused leader, and holds an MBA (Executive) from the University of New South Wales' Australian Graduate School of Management.