Practice Lead, Business Growth and Legacy
Passionate executive and leader committed to helping clients with growth, succession planning and transition.
Steve is a senior executive who has 25 years of experience in professional services serving clients and developing market presence. As the MC Advisory Atlantic Leader of Business Growth and Legacy and the NL Market Leader, Steve is looking forward to working with clients on their growth and transition strategies.
Steve’s most recent experience included working as the Chief Operating Officer for one of Atlantic Canada’s largest law firms for almost 4 years. Prior to that, Steve worked for over 20 years in public accounting where he was last a Partner with Deloitte. Steve has over 15 years of experience in valuations and M&A consulting and he has negotiated business transitions for buyers and sellers, valued hundreds of companies, analyzed investment opportunities, settled shareholder disputes and prepared cash flow projections for financings.
Steve was born and raised in St. John’s, is proud to call Newfoundland and Labrador home and deeply believes in giving back to his community. Steve has been awarded the Renata E. Withers Community Support Award in 2019 for his outstanding contributions to the Eating Disorder Foundation of NL. In 2018, he was named a Paul Harris Fellow for his contributions and commitment to the Rotary Club of St. John’s East. Steve is also currently serving his second three-year term as a Director on the Board of Chartered Professional Accountants Newfoundland and Labrador (CPANL), is the Chair of the CPANL Education Foundation and is on the Finance Committee of St. Bonaventure’s College. In 2021, Steve was named a Fellow of Chartered Professional Accountants of Newfoundland and Labrador for his outstanding contributions to the profession and the community.
Steve is an avid golfer and curler, and he enjoys BBQing, music and most importantly, spending time with his wife and young daughter.