Steve leads Earthwatch in the UK, Europe & Middle East. As Chief Executive, Steve is responsible for all aspects of governance, strategy, and fundraising, as well as overseeing the monitoring and evaluation of Earth-watch Europe’s impact against our mission. He has worked in the conservation sector for more than 15 years, after graduating from University of Southampton (BA Geography & Archaeology) and UCL (MA Managing Archaeological Sites). Steve has experience of developing and delivering partnerships in the UK, sub-Saharan and West Africa, China, Brazil and the Middle East. During his career Steve has also worked extensively in fundraising, most notably as Head of Fundraising at the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust based at Slimbridge. With a lifelong interest in the natural world, Steve believes strongly in the intrinsic link between a health environment and human wellbeing.