Steve is a Principal in the Toronto and New York offices of Hugessen. Steve is an experienced advisor to Boards and Compensation Committees on performance measurement, executive compensation, and related corporate governance matters.

He has specific expertise advising on incentive plan design, executive employment contracts, and compensation issues related to special situations (e.g., CEO succession, IPOs, and M&As). 


Steve works with a broad range of private and public clients, including asset management, capital markets, telecommunication, retail, mining and entertainment. Steve is a frequent contributor to the field of executive compensation, most recently publishing an article on CEO successions and the opportunity to set a new course on executive pay. Prior to joining Hugessen, Steve was an Economist at TD Securities, where he provided Canadian and U.S. economic analysis and advice on fixed income, currency, and money market strategy. 


Steve holds a BA from McMaster University and a Master of Business Economics from Wilfrid Laurier University.