Simon is an Investment Director in the energy team at Octopus and is focused on strategy, origination and structuring of new business, and emerging technologies. Since joining in 2010 Simon has been responsible for leading UK and international investments across multiple sectors and has helped build the energy investments business to be one of the UK’s largest investors and managers of clean energy assets.
Prior to joining Octopus, Simon was a Corporate Finance Manager at International Power, responsible for international investments, project finance and corporate fundraising. Before that he was at KPMG in Financial Services Advisory.
Simon holds a MEng Honours in Mechanical Engineering from Newcastle University.