Steve Swayne – Chairperson
Steve is the founder and Chair of Kingsgate, which has been delivering successful change for organisations in difficult and challenged situations for over 20 years.
Steve is a thought leader in turnaround and is the current Chairperson of The Institute for Turnaround.
Steve has a successful turnaround track record at CEO/MD level in listed companies, privately owned enterprises and in the public sector. His extensive restructuring experience ranges from pan-European multi-site operations to significant public-sector involvement. Steve also has strong sector knowledge in health and social care, technology, distribution and logistics.
He has been a Turnaround Director for over 16 NHS hospital Trusts, leading the Kingsgate teams to deliver cost reduction and transformation programmes over the last 15 years. Cost improvement programmes have ranged from £10-35 million. In the private sector he has also been significantly involved in advising on M/A
Steve is also the co- founder and Chair of Dearden HR, an established human resources consultancy providing solutions for complex people issues for over 25 years.