As a part-time lecturer in Suffolk Business School, Simon teaches human resource management to post graduate students. For the balance of his time he consults and advises on human resource management.
Following a career in the UK energy sector (until 1999 as Head of Human Resources at Eastern Group plc), Simon has undertaken a range of assignments as a consultant. As a Director of energypeople limited he advises on HR, organisation and governance matters working mainly in the energy sector in the UK and south Asia. Countries of work experience include Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Nigeria and Oman. Although working primarily in energy he has also advised a range of other public and private sector organisations on employment matters.
Since 2000 he has been a member of the UK s Central Arbitration Committee.
Educated at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (BA Hons) and Warwick University Business School (MA), Simon is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.