Steve was elected as Member of Parliament for North East Cambridgeshire in 2010, and re-elected in 2015 and 2017.
He lives just outside Wisbech in Cambridgeshire with his wife and two children.
In Parliament Steve was a member of the Public Accounts Committee from 2010 to 2014, focusing on achieving better value for money in public spending, promoting patient safety in the NHS and greater fairness in the tax system.
He became an Assistant Government Whip under David Cameron in 2015, and a Lord Commissioner (Treasury Government Whip) under Theresa May a year later.
Steve did not work in politics prior to becoming an MP, qualifying as a solicitor before working in financial regulation and then financial crime prevention, as Director of Regulatory Affairs and then Head of Anti-Money Laundering and Sanctions at Barclays Retail bank.