Steve Hails, Tideway
Steve Hails
director of business services & hsw

With over 20 years’ experience in the development and implementation of effective strategies, policies and systems in engineering and construction environments, Steve has worked for Nuclear Electric, Procter & Gamble, the Engineering Employers’ Federation, Siemens Energy and Crossrail before joining Tideway in 2016. Responsible for business services, including information systems, facilities, security, quality and environment together with advising on health, safety and wellbeing issues, ensuring that all risk areas are identified and managed, and promoting a positive health and safety Company culture.  Steve is also a non-executive director on the Programme Board of the Palace of Westminster Renovation & Renewal project. He was the previous Chair of the Board of Trustees for Mates in Mind (the mental health charity for UK construction) and a founding member of the Health in Construction Leadership Group. Steve is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers, a Chartered Member of IOSH and, in 2018, became the first Honorary Fellow of the British Occupational Hygiene Society. In 2019, Steve was recognised as one of the top 10 Corporate Allies at the National LGBT Awards.