Steve became Chair of Judges in 2014.
He is responsible for maintaining the standards of the IWFM Awards – ensuring high ethics are met, reinforcing standards and ensuring coherence of the Awards’ judging process, making the IWFM Awards the industry gold standard.
Furthermore, the role includes the vital annual assessment of award category and criteria, making sure categories are relevant and reflect changes in the facilities management sector.
Steve has over 25 years’ experience in the facilities management industry working in Australia, Asia Pacific and UK and 10 years prior experience in the construction industry. He is a past Chair of FMA Australia and Global FM and an Honorary Fellow of IWFM.
He is a regular guest speaker at industry conferences, an Associate Lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University’s MBA Program and a Course Director of the IWFM Training Academy.
Steve Gladwin is also Director of Nodus Solutions Limited, a privately-owned Facility Management company based in the UK providing FM and Support Services Consultancy advice to a broad range of clients ranging from large multi-national listed entities to public sector bodies including:
• Jaguar Land Rover
• Anglian Water Services
• Moorfields Hospital
• Birmingham City University
• University of Lincoln
• Towergate Insurance
Steve is a Building Service Engineer by background and holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of New South Wales (Australian Graduate School of Management).