Executive Director, The Tim Hetherington Trust
New York, USA
Stephen Mayes is Executive Director of the Tim Hetherington Trust and an active board member of www.Catchlight.io. Across twenty-five years he has managed the work and careers of top-level photographers and artists in the diverse areas of art, fashion, photojournalism and commercial photography. As creative director and as CEO he has written successful business plans and reshaped operations for American, Asian and European imaging companies. Stephen acted as secretary to the World Press Photo competition 2004 ~ 2012. Often described as a “futurist” Stephen has broadcast, taught and written extensively about the ethics and practice of photography.