Steve Koutros

Advisor Partner, Sourcing Advisory Services

Steve Koutros is an Advisor Partner, Sourcing Advisory Services at HFS. Steve is responsible for driving practice growth (clients and people), managing client projects and building an adaptable end-to-end sourcing lifecycle process model. Steve is passionate about delivering excellence above client expectations.

Prior to founding Emperia, Steve was a Partner & Director of CFO and HR Services with ISG (TPI) and part of the EMEA Leadership team. Steve worked for Capgemini for 6 years running an energy consulting practice, a nationwide ERP solutions practice for global rollouts and a global Procurement practice from Paris. Steve has founded and run 3 consulting businesses (1985-custom software development, 2008 – banking contract negotiations and 2020 – GBS/SSC).

Steve has an M.B.A. (Accounting) from St. John's University (New York) and a Bachelor's in Political Science from Emory University (Georgia). Steve is originally from New York, has lived in Houston, Boston, and London. Steve lives outside of Rotterdam (22 years) and speaks fluent Dutch.