Simon’s expertise lies in growing businesses. He is a Chartered Marketer with a postgrad diploma from the CIM. His expertise comes from 4 years of running Pret A Manger in central London as Senior Operations Manager, together with Marketing experience from positions as Retail Marketing Director for Compass Group, Marketing Director with FooGo, and Head of Marketing for British Gas Business.
With Pret A Manger, Simon helped the company develop from 12 stores to 80 stores in an incredible period of growth. With Compass Group, Simon developed branded concepts and retail marketing techniques. Simon then developed and launched the FooGo branded range of sandwiches, juices, salads and desserts, winning a National Business Award for Innovation and delivering 46% increase in sales.
With British Gas Business, Simon introduced Account Managers to 600k customers and increased retention to 97%