Stephen is RSM's financial due diligence partner for the northern region with responsibility for teams in Manchester and Leeds.

Stephen has undertaken buy and sell side financial due diligence projects across a wide variety of sectors for private equity, corporate and banking clients.

Stephen’s specialisms also include cross border transactions having delivered due diligence assignments for numerous US corporate acquirers, private debt funds and a South African family office. 

Stephen qualified as a chartered certified accountant in 1997 and has specialised in transaction services work since 2000 working with teams at KPMG and BDO prior to joining RSM in January 2011. 

Stephen has held various voluntary board level roles over the last 10 years with organisations including Ackworth School and Wakefield District Housing.