Steven joined ISI as CEO in 2010 having held a wide range of Senior Management positions in Australian and International businesses. Most recently Steven was Group General Manager – Corporate, at Tenix Pty Ltd with specific responsibility for the Tenix Data Security, Hydrographic Survey and Aviation businesses. He was also Chairman of Tenix International operations in Washington, London and Dubai as well as Chairing the Tenix Technology Advisory Board and managing a diverse portfolio of Tenix external investments.
Preceding Tenix, Steven has over 25 years experience in IT as Regional Vice-President of the worlds first ‘Cloud’ storage provider, StorageNetworks and the Senior VP Asia Pacific of technology leasing specialist Comdisco Inc.
Prior to these roles Steven established the local operations of data storage company EMC Corporation and spent several years at EMC headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts in a senior management role. Based in Sydney, Steven has interests in sailing and outdoor sports and holds qualifications from Harvard University.
Steven McKay joined ISI as Chief Financial Officer in October 2009. Prior to that, he was Executive Director, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of Zylotech Ltd.
Steven has held senior commercial & finance roles in Technology, Energy Infrastructure, Private Equity, Telecommunications, Manufacturing, Construction and Engineering businesses including Aurora Energy, Avesta Corporation, Downer EDI, Land & Housing Corporation and Transfield.
Steven holds a Bachelor degree in Business, a post-graduate Diploma in Corporate Management and a Master of Business Administration (MGSM). He is a Fellow of the Australian Society of CPA’s, a Chartered Secretary and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
John Leece has had a long association with ISI as both Shareholder and Director. A 32 year Partner of Boroughs Chartered Accountants, John specialises in Corporate Advisory and also brings vast industry experience in Property, Fashion, Professional Services, Mineral Exploration as well as the IT sector. He has served for many years on Committees’ and Boards of the Australian Accounting Profession and as a Captain in The Australian Army Reserve.
Generous with his time John is a Board member of the World Scout Foundation based in Geneva; a Trustee of the Charlie Perkins Trust for Children and Students; a Life Benefactor of the Westmead Medical Research Foundation; Patron of the Australian Chamber Orchestra (18 years); the Art Gallery of NSW and many other organisations. He recently initiated the International Defence and Security Dialogue.
A noted pioneer and adventurer, John is also a member of the Explorers Club of New York; has been awarded the Australian Geographic Silver Medallion Spirit of Adventure and the Order of Australia Medal.