Alastair Steven was born in London but brought up in Wales. Eventually he returned to London where he has spent much of his adult life. Alastair grew up with Christian parents but, while young, was convinced of the need to have a personal faith in Jesus Christ as Saviour and was converted as a result.
Alastair spent his career working in the Civil Service. Later, on taking early retirement, he worked for churches in England and Germany. Alastair is involved in leading a homegroup at East London Tabernacle and also leads the over 60s group. He enjoys reading, gardening and a number of sports.