Simon joined TSCSF’s Board of Trustees in September 2011.
Simon is the VP Finance Global Functions responsible for finance support to Shell’s Global Functions. His principle areas of responsibility include business partnering with functional leadership as well as finance leadership specifically on performance management, planning and appraisal and commercial decision support in addition to managing a large, virtual global team.
Before joining Shell in 2006, Simon worked in hi-tech manufacturing for a leading producer of radiotherapy systems for the treatment of cancer. Thereafter he joined Canadian Pacific Ships (CP Ships) where he spent 10 years in a range of senior finance roles.
Within his current job, Simon is a director of a number of companies within the Shell Group and a chair of the Shell Centenary Scholarship Fund. Leadership development and nurturing talent is a passion for Simon. He is an active coach and mentor and champion for career development and diversity within Shell.
Simon is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Certified Accountants. He is married with three children. He is a keen county veteran’s tennis player and where time permits enjoys playing in national and international competitions.