Simon is a corporate finance partner in the RSM project finance, modelling and valuation service line, dealing with both modelling and valuation assignments.

He has over 15 years’ experience of working in corporate finance and financial modelling, focusing on commercial and financial lead advisory and negotiation, providing decision support tools for business and strategic planning , and advising on both the public and private sector side of major public sector procurements. Simon has also reported on a number of valuations including private company shares, intangible assets, options and interest rate derivatives.

Simon qualified as a chartered accountant in 2000 and has supplemented his skills with a number of long term secondments to both industry and central government, including two years as the finance lead for the department of energy and climate change in the carbon capture and storage (CCS) demonstration project team. The competition was for a first of a kind demonstration of the full CCS chain on a commercial scale.