Simon is currently working as an Investor Relations contractor, mostly recent for N Brown, a leading UK digital retailer, and Compass Group, the world’s largest food services business. Previously he was Head of Investor Relations at SIG plc, a pan-European supplier of specialist building products and a member of the FTSE 250. Before SIG, Simon was Head of IR and Corporate Communications at Promethean World, having joined in order to float the business on the main market of the LSE. Other roles have included Head of IR at United Utilities, a FTSE 100 business, which was Simon’s first investor relations position and VP of IR & Communications at Renovo, a small UK biotech company.
Simon has a Masters’ degree in Economics from Manchester University and MBA from Manchester Business School.