Simon was appointed a Non-Executive Director of British Land on 17 March 2011. "Simon joined 3i Group plc in October 2011 as Chief Investment Officer and became Chief Executive in May 2012. He is also a Non-Executive Director of Inchcape plc.
"Previous experience: Before his appointment to 3i Simon worked for 28 years in the banking and finance industry, most recently as Chairman of Greenhill & Co. International LLP, having served as Co-Chief Executive Officer of the firm (2007-10) and Co-President (2004-07). Prior to Greenhill, Simon held the position of Chief Executive Officer of Baring Brothers International Limited, the corporate finance division of ING Barings." 
Before starting Greenhill in Europe, he was CEO of Baring Brothers International Limited (the corporate finance division of ING Barings), a position he held since 1995, and a director of Barings Brothers from 1989-1995. Prior to joining Baring Brothers in 1988, he worked in the corporate finance department of Morgan Grenfell.
- Advisory board, The National Theatre
Resources and articles
- British Land Board, organizational web page, accessed June 21, 2012.