Strategic Infrastructure Advisor, City of London Corporation
Steven joined the City of London in 2006 having previously worked in the telecoms industry in commercial and service delivery roles. Steven is leading the City of London’s Gigabit City Programme which includes the roll out of the fastest public wifi network in Europe and 400 small cells to be delivered by March 2019. Steven works alongside property developers, utilities and communications operators to ensure that the network infrastructure supporting the Square Mile, continues to provide the optimum business environment. Steven has facilitated the delivery of utilities and telecoms services to over 10 million sq ft of new office floor space in the Square Mile, (including high profile developments such as Bloomberg, the “Walkie Talkie” and the “Cheesegrater”). He has influenced planning policy (including the London Plan) around infrastructure delivery, and developed and promoted award winning initiatives to improve broadband infrastructure distribution in dense urban areas.