Stephen J Balemi



BACKGROUND: Having spent over 30 years as Managing Director, major shareholder and Company Chairman of an International family owned group of companies. J B Group Ltd, Stephen’s experience includes all aspects of Executive Management, business development and company growth, with the entrepreneurial skills required to grow a diverse group of companies operating in NZ, Australia, USA, UK and the Middle East, establishing International Dealerships, Agents and Distribution channels. International Patent and Trademark experience.

INDUSTRY BACKGROUND: Industries include Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Construction, Commercial Property Development, Steel Fabrication, Equipment Hire, Pipeline Rehabilitation, Construction Equipment Import/Export Sales and Service, Tunneling and Underground Utility Infrastructure, Electrical Contracting, Switchboard Manufacturing, and Grey Water Recycling Systems.

HOBBIES: Painting, Cycling, Golf, Yacht sailing.

I COACH/CONSULT BECAUSE: I enjoy being part of other’s challenges and assisting them to achieve to their greatest potential.

FAVORITE QUOTE: “Whenever you see a successful business, someone has made a courageous decision” by Peter Drucker.

WHAT I AM READING: Dreams from My Father by Barrack Obama.

COMMENTS: I am currently based in Australia, and time in Europe operating as an International Business Coach and Business Recruitment Facilitator at Board level, also assisting manufacturers to secure International distribution networks.