Steve joined LTI Carbodies in 1990 as a technical apprentice. 27 years on, he has spent his entire career in the automotive industry having worked in Body Systems, Body Closures and Exterior Trim, progressing within the last ten years into specialising in Interior Systems. Steve has worked in both OEM and Supplier roles and is experienced in the fields of Manufacturing, Tooling and Commercial as well as Design, Engineering and Project Management. Prior to EAD, Steve worked at IAC Group (International Automotive Components) where, as Interior Trim Chief Engineer, he enjoyed delivering many successful ‘Full Service’ programmes to JLR including Range Rover L405, Range Rover Sport L494 and Discovery L462. Steve joined Emerald Automotive Design as Interior Systems Chief Engineer in May 2016 and was subsequently appointed as Head of Engineering, TX in October 2017.