Steve Furtado is the Hospitality Lead at Circle Reading Hospital, with over 16 years of hospitality experience. He has worked for international brands such as the Hilton and Oberoi hotels, and has organised corporate meetings and events for Vodafone through a private catering company.
Steve has extensive experience with planning and running events, weddings and meetings. He has held positions in the past as Hospitality Manager, Assistant Food and Beverage Manager and Senior Butler. He takes a hands-on approach to management and believes that empowering colleagues is the most effective way to a more focused and productive team.
His experience expands to working overseas, including the five-star boutique hotel MUMBAI (India) and Trident Jaipur (India). While in India, he was also was in charge of all very important guests as a senior butler in that role.
In 2001, Steve completed his Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Technology, and has been working in the hospitality industry ever since.