Appointed a Director of Balfour Beatty in 2005 and Chairman in May 2008. "He is Non-Executive Chairman of Wincanton plc, a non-executive director of Halma plc, and a former chairman of Delta plc, Torex Retail plc and Queens' Moat Houses plc. He was chief executive of Thorn plc and of Railtrack Group plc, having also served as group finance director at each company. He is also a former Non-executive director of Southern Water. His earlier career included a wide range of corporate and operational roles at Grand Metropolitan plc, Black & Decker, BOC and Burton Group. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants." 
Resources and articles
- Balfour Beatty Steve Marshall, organizational web page, accessed July 23, 2012.