Stephen King is a qualified accountant (Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) who worked for Ford, ITT, Schlumberger, Ladbroke, Inchcape and Gestetner (latterly as Group Finance Director) both in the UK and overseas. He also worked for 2 years on secondment to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office to manage UK participation in the 2005 World Expo in Japan and 6 years as Chief Operating Officer at The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA).
Stephen is currently a Trustee of the British & Foreign School Society (BFSS), a grant giving charity in the field of educational opportunity. Previously he has been a member of the Board of Governors of Kingston University. Stephen has been a Trustee of The Richmond Charities since 2013 and is a member of the Finance Committee and Group Trustee for Michel’s Almshouses.