Steve is the founder and Managing Director of UK-based Power Systems specialist Rowton IT Solutions, Technical Director of the i-UG (CommonGB) and a technical author for PowerWire.
He also sits on the Common Europe Advisory Council (CEAC) which helps IBM shape the future of IBM i.
Steve has been working in the IBM Business partner community since 1988, the very year the AS/400 was launched. Initially working as an RPG developer on the System/36 and AS/400, before making the switch to Systems Architecture and Engineering in 1998. In 2008 he founded his
own consultancy, Rowton IT, who pride themselves on being one of the leading IBM POWER consultancies in Europe. Steve himself has specialised in Power systems and spends most of his time designing, implementing and supporting these fabulous systems.