Steven manages the overall Bell Labs Consulting P&L, with the main objective to grow and scale. At the same time, running the consultancy business for profitability, by driving disciplined customer engagements, project delivery and execution, business operations, resource competence management, KPI tracking, governance and increasing digitization and automation.
Prior to this appointment, Steven led the global integration and transformation activities of Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent, executing the 1.2B Euro synergies and cost savings across all units.
Before that, Steven was VP, Strategic Workforce Planning and HR Global Operations at Alcatel-Lucent, focusing on the company-wide effort to align the workforce with the future needs of customers, across all regions and business lines.
In addition, Steven has held various positions in Alcatel, starting in 1994, in Governance & Program Management, Customer Services and Projects, Broadband R&D and Supply Chain.
Since 2001, Steven has been working in HQ functions in Paris and Helsinki in the context of integration, restructuring, business transformation and efficiency improvement.
Steven holds a Master in Science on Electronics/Automation engineering as well as an Executive Master in Business Administration.