Stephen Lord

Steve joined DSW as a Partner in 2024 to launch Dow Schofield Watts Principal Partners.

Steve is an experienced international business leader who has spent the last six years as an Investor & Executive Chairman acquiring and developing a portfolio of industrial SMEs in the UK, North America and the Middle East.

He has a successful record in M&A, turnaround, and strategic business development having successfully managed over 25 acquisition and sale processes across a wide range of industry experience including Capital Goods, Rubber, Petrochemical, Aerospace, Automotive, Construction, Defence, Power Generation, Mining and Logistics.


Principal Partners – Daresbury Office