Will Stevens graduated in electrical engineering and has a masters degree in Design Engineering from the University of Loughborough. 

“Will is regarded today as an interesting, motivating colleague rather than an outside trainer.”
Geoff Brown
Former Sales Director, Dow Chemical Co

As a young avionics engineer he carried out research and design into computerised instrumentation systems for the MkII Nimrod programme, and became the first civilian to be permitted to fly on an operational maritime reconnaissance mission. 

In the computer industry Will pursued a  sales career for 19 years, culminating as a senior account manager in the Defence sector, during which time he managed a number of key civilian and military IT projects. An independent consultant since January 1990 Will provides senior level training and management consultancy to a broad range of blue-chip commercial clients , majoring in  supplier and account management, project leadership  and  change management. 

Will is an Associate of the UK Government Centre for Management & Policy Studies, a member of the Royal Ocean Racing Club, and holds the RYA Yachtmaster certificate. In 1999 he completed a world circumnavigation, serving as watchleader and helmsman and winning a silver medal in the Clipper 99 Round The World Yacht Race.

Will devotes some of his personal time to the Barnardo’s  charity, where he advises the trustees and senior managers on programme and change management, and has helped to establish a number of projects in helping redefine the organisation’s role and direction.