Steve is an experienced technical leader and proven entrepreneur with over 30 years experience in hardware design, software design and product development. His passion is in developing new technologies and products, particularly in the area of consumer products and entertainment that will create commercial success and "make a dent in the World".
He worked for 16 years with an international technology consultancy, where he ran the Embedded Digital Systems Group and rose to become an Associate Director. In 2001, he spotted a market opportunity and co-founded and led the technical development of Alphamosaic Ltd, a VC based fabless semiconductor company developing low power multimedia ICs and software. The company successfully developed video processors that were used in tier 1 mobile phones and portable media players. Alphamosaic was bought in September 2004 by Broadcom ($120M trade sale), where Steve remained as Senior Director of Engineering for the Mobile Multimedia Division, developing the third generation of mobile multimedia products.
Steve co-founded Argon Design in July 2009.