Simon has over 23 years’ financial experience in managing all financial aspects of companies both in the UK & internationally. Simon qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG and was a Manager in the manufacture, retail and distribution department responsible for preparation of financial and regulatory reporting.
After 6 years, he moved to Rugby Cement as Finance Controller before being promoted to Finance Project Manager reporting to main Board. In 2000, Simon moved to Texon International to take up the position of Group Head of Finance. In this role he was responsible for financial management of the group including a spell working in the Far East.
After five years he moved to Christie & Co as Finance Director, looking after the financial management of Christie & Co across the UK & international, Christie Finance & Christie Insurance. Simon is ACA qualified and has a BSc Hons Degree in Accounting and Financial Management.