Steven is a degree qualified Quantity Surveyor having obtained a Bachelor of Construction Management and Property, Majoring in Quantity Surveying with Honours from the University of New South Wales.
Steven has been a member of the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors and Chartered Institute of Building for over 10 years. Steven has previously held the position of Centre Chair between 2014 – 2017 for the NSW Chapter and recently represented Australasia at the Chartered Institute of Buildings (CIOB) Members Forum.
Steven brings over 18 years of construction experience having worked for an International Quantity Surveying firm prior to joining Newton Fisher. Steven’s experience includes master-planning, feasibility estimates, cost planning, value management, tender negotiation, progress claim & variation assessments, financial reporting and preparation of final accounts.
In addition to this Steven has successfully represented clients as an expert witness on a range of construction projects and is currently providing a Superintendents role on a mixed use residential project.
Steven’s vast previous project experience coupled with an on-site upbringing has equipped him with skills not typically seen with most tradition office based Quantity Surveyors. He is often able to quickly analyse projects and offer Value Engineering and delivery solutions typically offered by builders.
Steven’s philosophy as a Director is to always keep his finger on the pulse and will often personally run projects to provide a level of service unrivalled by many other practices. In addition to this he is supported by a highly skilled office which he personally mentors.