Commercial and strategic legal adviser

Highly experience, internationally- focussed, commercial and strategic legal adviser and non-executive director with over 30 years experience across different indusry sectors and sizes of organisation, including retail, property and software.

Biography

Simon has been a General Counsel and Company Secretary for over 30 years, and is used to working with boards and advising them, and Audit Committees, on legal issues and dispute resolution, including financial reporting consequences.

In addition he has been a non-executive director of a UK public company, a UK defined benefit pension scheme and a charity, so he is used to client side concerns.

He has worked on, and initiated commercial negotiations in the UK, Europe, Australia, Japan and the US.  Particular experise in cross-border M&A, corporate finance, activisit shareholders and complex corporate issues, including remuneration.  He is based in London with good access to the UK and Europe.

Expertise

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