Founder, Inside Asia Podcast
Steve is a 30-year Asia veteran who has worked across multiple industries and in a number of senior roles. He served as correspondent with The Asian Wall Street Journal, a strategy consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers, a regional marketing executive with IBM. From 1999 thru 2008 he built start-ups and established an independent advisory business, before becoming a Partner with Heidrick & Struggles with a focus on telecom, media and private equity. In 2014, he joined DHR International to become the firm’s Regional Managing Director.
Seeing an opportunity to extend the reach of his conversations with senior corporate leaders and key influencers across the region, Steve launched the Inside Asia podcast (www.insideasiapodcast.com), in mid-2017, which today is the most widely listened to podcast on Asia business and politics from Asia, on Asia. On the back of this success, he has established Inside Asia Advisors, a leadership advisory, coaching and development organization geared to re-inventing and preparing senior leaders for post-corporate careers and new ventures.
Steve holds a B.A. degree from Davidson College, an M.A. in China Studies from The Johns Hopkins University SAIS, and an M.A. in Mythological Studies from the Pacifica Graduate Institute in California.