Simon has over 15 years’ experience working for local authorities and private sector clients with an expertise in stakeholder relations and engagement. He spent 10 years at Westminster City Council where he was a senior advisor and responsible for the authority’s external affairs function before joining a major agency where he was responsible for a number of major development projects in central London. An award-winning communicator, he has specialist knowledge of the housing, infrastructure, planning and development sectors.
Simon has delivered on projects all across Central London where he provides strategic political counsel, advice and leads the teams’ delivering consultation and engagement on major developments including Lansdowne House in Berkeley Square and St James’s Market II for The Crown Estate. Simon is most passionate about continuing to grow and develop Kanda as a business, empowering staff to develop their knowledge and skills, and the diversity of clients and challenges that go with each client and project.