CEO and Founder

Stephen James is’s CEO and Founder. Over the last three decades, Stephen has grown organically to over 700 people with a presence across six continents and 25 countries.

He was a founding member of Accounting Systems International World Group – the first global alliance of mid-market accounting software VARs in 1993. He also founded Great Plains Benelux, a joint venture company, set up in The Netherlands, that was acquired by Microsoft in 2002.

Steve has a passion for aquatics, having an extensive collection of freshwater and tropical fish. In his downtime, he enjoys cycling around Brussels.