An economics graduate of Bath University, Simon’s career began in 1981 when he joined Hays Allan, where he qualified as a chartered accountant. He joined a small fund management firm in 1989 before moving to Societe Generale in 1997 where he was initially UK finance director for their Asian equities division before transferring to the Global Business Development Team.
Simon joined Primary in 2001. His job as Finance Partner has a broad remit, incorporating HR, IT, compliance and company secretarial within the finance and accounting functions for both Primary Capital Partners LLP and the Primary funds.
Simon is a keen bee-keeper in his spare time, a craft handed down to him by his father.
Previous companies: Hays Allan, Sundt & Co and Societe Generale
Joined Primary: 2001