CEO of Crown Hosting
Simon was appointed Crown Hosting CEO in April 2021 following an 8 year career as Ark’s Commercial Director. Since 2015 he has also been a Crown Hosting non-executive director.
As Commercial Director at Ark, Simon was responsible for deal structuring and contract negotiations, insurance, new site acquisitions and supporting business development and customer sales activity. He was also responsible for internal compliance with a remit including risk management and internal audit, together with Ark’s quality management system, environmental licensing and ISO certifications.
Simon holds degrees in Engineering and Law and is qualified as a solicitor (England and Wales). He joined Ark from Eversheds, a law firm based in the city of London where he advised a range of public and private sector clients, including Ark’s investors.