Steve Bailey is Chief Technology Officer for Forterro and joined the company in 2013 to be responsible for the company’s global engineering team and technology strategy.
Prior to Forterro, Steve held the role of CTO for Consona Corporation, a software application company, and was responsible for the development of 13 ERP and CRM products serving a wide range of vertical industries and a broad span of company sizes worldwide. During his executive tenure at Consona, Steve helped the company grow profitably both organically and by acquisition and built a world-class, multi-product development center based in India.
Prior to joining Consona, Steve served as director of architecture for 20th Century Fox, where was responsible for both software development and IT infrastructure standards and practices. Steve also worked as director of the object-oriented consulting practice for Tier Technologies.
A published author and U.S. patent holder, Steve has designed and implemented multiple software operations, including the software development processes for a Siemens software factory unit, and the 24/7 operational processes for the No. 1 automotive Web site on the Internet, www.toyota.com.
Steve holds a B.S. in microbiology from Purdue University and an M.S. in molecular biology from Washington University in St. Louis and currently lives in Stockholm.