Stephen Alford

Interim Chief Finance Officer

Stephen was appointed as Interim Chief Finance Officer (CFO) in November 2020, and is responsible for the Connected Places Catapult Finance, Legal & Commercial teams.

Stephen is a Chartered Management Accountant and has over 30 years’ experience working across various sectors including pharmaceuticals, insurance, mobile telephony and IT technology businesses. Over the last 15 years he has worked on consulting assignments including a 15 month term at the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult as interim CFO. There, he helped secure funding for the capital build out of their Stevenage manufacturing plant together with overseeing their Corporate Services departments.