In 2016 Simon retired from Deloitte LLP after twenty three years’ service to pursue new professional interests. As a senior Partner at Deloitte, Simon led the Healthcare and Life Sciences practice in Europe through a period of significant growth. He led the Firm’s relationships with the most prestigious pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare clients, built a talented senior team, and led the industry insights agenda. Simon also played a significant role in building Deloitte’s strategy and operations consulting business, sitting on the Consulting Executive in the UK, and acting as Chief Executive Officer for the strategy practice in Europe.

In his earlier career, Simon joined BP Research as a graduate and was responsible for the technical and economic appraisal, and commercialisation of new science and technology. Simon enjoys spending time with his family and friends, and participates in a broad range of leisure activities including cycling, hiking, motorsports, tennis and theatre.