Simon is the Founder of Hidden Value Partners and developer of the core Hidden Value Inquiry concept and methodology.
Simon has a successful career as a transformation specialist delivering strategic and commercial improvement, often requiring perseverance through organisation and culture change. He is a qualified Accountant and has a track record for 20+ years of successful engagements in complex businesses undertaking business reviews, turnarounds, restructures and due diligence ensuring control, growth, corporate value and reputation.
He has often acted as a troubleshooter / mediator to resolve difficult situations. Simon brings calmness to business issues and situations by ensuring clear strategies and approaches, effective governance, and energised and focused teams.
Extensive sector experience in manufacturing, leisure and tourism, FMCG, retail, professional services, mining, the public sector, transport, amongst others, and has worked globally throughout Europe, Asia, the Middle East, the Caribbean and Australia.
Previous clients have included FTSE listed companies Unilever, Compass Group, B&Q, Whitbread, Taylor Wimpey, Page Group, Partygaming, Hilton Group and easyJet; US and overseas companies Covidien, Consolidated Minerals, BHP, Tyco Healthcare and Tenneco Automotive; and unlisted / SMEs Titan Travel, Holiday Extras and Halcrow.
His voluntary work has included being a non-executive director (NED) of the Institute of Interim Management, and honorary treasurer and trustee of the Guild of Pastoral Psychology (CG Jung, Founder, 1936).