Simon is a specialist corporate advisor and investment banker, with over 20 years of experience providing corporate, financial and strategic advice to a diverse range of clients, including governments, government corporations, investors and public companies, particularly in the infrastructure, transport and utilities sectors. He has successfully completed over $24 billion of transactions and projects across Australia, Asia and Europe, including five government asset sales raising over $2.5 billion.
Simon has extensive experience providing strategic and commercial advice to governments, having advised six Western Australian Government departments over the past few years, the Sunshine Coast Regional Council on its $350 million runway development and long-term lease, as well as the Prime Minister’s Policy Unit and Network Rail in the UK.
Simon has held senior advisory positions at market leading investment banks and financial advisory firms, including Rothschild, Deutsche Bank, Royal Bank of Canada and KPMG, in Perth, Sydney and London. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (University of Western Australia, Perth), Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment (FINSIA, Sydney) and Master of Electronic Commerce (Murdoch University, Perth).