Steven Swift is a highly experienced international executive, with a broad range of experience throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia Pacific, in both corporate and SME environments.
Steven has a background in blue-chip consumer marketing and has worked with leading consumer goods companies such as P&G, Mars, and De Beers. He is also experienced in corporate strategy, having worked with a leading international marketing and services company. He has set up and grown a €100M plus services business across Europe in the office equipment industry. He has also worked in an IT start-up, providing independent software and consultancy in the fast-growing arena of Managed Print Services, and joined a leading Office Supplies company as a Vice President, where he ran a €140M European business unit.
Since 2009, he has been working with Photizo Group, a market intelligence company serving the Managed Print Service industry, where he has set up the European arm of the business.
Steven is a graduate of Oxford University with an MA degree in chemistry, and also attended the senior management programme at INSEAD.
Steven has had a lifelong interest in cultural exchanges, and remembers fondly how, as an undergraduate, he worked during vacations as a senior tutor with the Council for International Contact, organising and delivering English language programmers for young people from a wide range of countries.