Adjunct Professor @ Wharton, University of San Franciscoand Cogswell Entrepreneurship Masters Steve is passionate about identifying critical inflection points, crafting customer-centric strategies and applying them to companies’ growth and innovation objectives. He is an expert in marketing strategy, innovation, strategic planning, and partnerships & alliances. Steve has worked with a range of companies including numerous startups across Asia, Europe and the Middle East as well as larger companies including Hitachi, Palm, the Omidyar Network, American Express and Merrill-Lynch. Steve was a Senior Managing Partner at Gartner Consulting and was at Booz & Co. and the MAC Group/Gemini Consulting. Prior to founding Nexus Partners, Steve was VP of Corporate Development at Novell, responsible for investments, acquisitions and strategic partnerships. He started his career at AT&T Bell Labs.