Simon joined The Crown Estate in early 2018 as Head of People.
The focus for the People team at The Crown Estate is the delivery of a support and advisory service that unlocks potential and enables the delivery of the organisations goals through its people. The remit covers Operations, Business Partners, Learning and Development, Organisation Development, Recruitment, Remuneration and Pensions.
Until 2013 Simon had worked in financial services and held senior positions in real estate and commercial business client portfolio management, customer service and property and facilities management before taking up a UK lead position in Human Resources. Since 2013 Simon held a number of interim roles with a focus on the Charity and Social Housing sector, Financial Services and business advisory work.
Simon has an MBA from Brunel University and is Member of the Chartered institute of People Development.