Steve Barber

Steve leads our work in the Media and Retail sectors. He is a non-executive director of Dominos plc where he chairs the audit committee.  He has been a non-executive director of Next plc and Chairman of Design Objectives.

He is a former senior partner and leader of the entertainment, media and communications practice at both Price Waterhouse and Ernst & Young.  He was CFO of Mirror Group plc prior to its merger with Trinity and jointly led the take private of Whitehead Mann, becoming its COO/CFO before its sale to Korn/Ferry.

His experience of almost 30 years in the accounting profession includes working with clients such as Sir James Goldsmith, Gerald Ronson’s Heron International, Robert Earl, Ashanti Goldfields, Pearson, EMAP, Mirror Group, Reuters, UBM, Universal and News International.

He has extensive due diligence experience for these and other clients including numerous private equity houses.

Steve’s industry experience covers media and entertainment, mining, manufacturing, property, retailing and support services.