Simon is a senior finance and executive search and selection specialist with over 20 years’ experience.
Born in Birmingham and now living in the Black Country, he is passionate about helping the local economy thrive, by identifying and attracting top talent to drive the development of the companies he works with. That said, his extensive networks mean he has also recruited for businesses across the UK and into Europe.
Whether a client or candidate, Simon invests in people’s long-term success, building relationships that become trusted partnerships.
The CFO of Waterlogic, Roy Dexter, speaking about Simon’s support in helping shape his finance team, said: “Simon has played a key part in helping us to achieve our ambitions this year. The team is shaping up very well, and the additions are already adding value.”
Candidates are quick to praise him too: ‘I have known Simon for some time and his approach makes him stand out from the pack. His professional attitude and his ability to constructively challenge, allied with his calm and personable nature make him a pleasure to talk to and work with. I would strongly recommend him to anyone.” Paul Guest, Finance Director, Olympus Distribution.
Over his long and successful career, Simon has developed a wide network of trusted contacts and has a strong track record of delivering successful interim and permanent solutions from Financial Controller, Finance Director & CFO, through to Board-level appointments.
Outside work, Simon is happily married with four children. He loves holidays with the family in North Wales. He is an Aston Villa fan, loves rugby and plays cricket for Beacon Cricket Club. A love of sport has led to a passion for coaching – with the U12s cricket team, at Dudley Kingswinford RFC and football at Corbett School.
Telephone: 07885 458241