Steve has established a reputation as a leader in the field of science and technology research. He also specialises in materials chemistry and nano-porous materials.


Steve’s extensive experience has been gained in labs in New Zealand and around the world. Steve has developed several novel materials that showed activity in areas ranging from catalysis and molecular sieving to energy and bio-medical devices.

He has worked on projects for the NZ Government, the European Commission (UK), CNRS (France), JISTEC (Japan) and commercial clients.

Steve has spent the past five years building a motorcycle racing coaching academy. More recently he set up a motorcycle manufacturing business designing, developing and marketing a new GPMono/Moto3 motorcycle to the world motorcycle racing market.

Steve spends his spare time working on race bikes, cycling, or with family and friends.