Simon has significant international experience in developing teams and organisations, especially in engineering-related industries. In his current role, he steers Technology & Innovation activity at Lloyd’s Register, an organisation that works to improve the safety of people and equipment in critical infrastructure industries worldwide. Through it’s charitable arm, the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, the organisation supports research, education, skills development and public engagement across all sectors and sections of society for a safer world.
In his spare time, Simon is an avid outdoor enthusiast engaging in cycling, hill-walking, canoeing, sailing, surfing and skiing, frequently staying in Youth hostels as part of these activities. In youth & community work he has been a leader or participator in a wide range of organisations including leading team fund-raising events. Simon is looking forward to working with the YHA team, supporting its mission to equip young people with new skills and experiences to develop their own place and transform their opportunities within our diverse and exciting world