Appointed to the Board as Group Chief Executive in June 2007. Simon also chairs the BBA Aviation Executive Management Committee. In addition to his BBA Aviation plc position, Simon is on the Board of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA), the US general aviation trade body and is Chairman of its International Affairs Committee. Simon is a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society, a member of the Council of the University of Reading, a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment. He was previously with JP Morgan and Lazards in London and New York, and GKN plc in a range of international finance and management roles.
BBA Aviation’s overarching objective is to grow exceptional, long-term, sustainable value for all its stakeholders.