Stephen joined Straumann UK in 1997 as an Area Business Manager. Stephen has been involved with the Dental Industry all his working life and has a background in Dental Technology. He was promoted to Head of UK Sales in July 2003.
Stephen joined Straumann Canada in May 2008 as Director of Sales before accepting a promotion to Managing Director of Straumann UK as of June 2009. In 2014 he was named a BMet Fellow for providing outstanding support for the College's medical directorate by introducing cutting–edge dental equipment to enable students to further develop their skills. He also facilitated master classes where Straumann experts passed on their knowledge to students and staff. This has been instrumental in driving the development of the professional dentistry centre at the College's Matthew Boulton Campus, by facilitating continuous professional development training days for dental practitioners from across the country. In 2015 Stephen was awarded Straumann Country Manager of the Year.
He started Straumann UK Charity Bike Rides to raise money in 2013 for Dental Charity Bridge2Aid covering 100 miles a day over 5 days. Further rides took place in 2014 and 2016. Straumann has been recognised as a Corporate Friend by Bride2Aid which are companies who have shown a high level of commitment to Bridge2Aid over time, and who they recognise are committed Bridge2Aid to a significant degree.
Stephen enjoys spending time with his young family and enjoys a variety of sports especially snowboarding and cycling.