Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed as a Independent Non-Executive Director on 14 November 2014.
Simon is standing for re-election in the 2018 AGM.
- Risk and Audit (Chair)
Skills and experience
Simon was previously an Independent Non-Executive Director for the Group's subsidiary, Co-operative Food Holdings Ltd. Simon was appointed Chair of the Group Risk and Audit Committee on 25 June 2015.
Simon is a Chartered Accountant and is currently a Non-Executive Director for the BBC, a Director of The Light Cinemas (Holdings) Limited and Blue Diamond Limited. Simon was previously Chair of both BathStore and Hobbycraft, and CEO for Virgin Retail, Virgin Cinemas and Virgin Entertainment Group.