Simon has more than 18 years of board-level consulting experience and specialises in helping companies to transform their performance.
He is an expert for strategy development, corporate finance, transaction support, as well as in delivering complex change and turnaround projects. By focusing on the whole business problem – including the client’s implementation capacity – his teams develop answers to complex strategy & customer problems that stick and deliver lasting results on their top priority issues.
This pragmatic approach and track record underpins Lansdowne success in becoming a respected global firm with an international world-class team of experts.
Previous to Lansdowne Simon was with A.T. Kearney and is one of the founders of the investment bank Soundview Europe, later acquired by UBS and is a regular contributor on business issues for the BBC, CNBC, Sky News and Time Magazine.
He holds a PhD in particle physics gained from CERN, Geneva and holds several research prizes including the Hunter Prize for Research Excellence and the Thomson Experimental Prize.