A serial businessman and entrepreneur, Simon is a generalist having started, led and sold a number of businesses and investments. Advising hotels, leisure, entertainment, restaurants, health, construction, property and refurbishment, he recently co-founded The Fordham Henderson Partnership offering mentoring, coaching and business advice services and leadership and management development training. He has developed The Business Start-Up Master Class and The Exceptional Leaders Programme and pioneered CEO round table talks for SME’s.
Simon is a speaker on business issues, motivation in business and writes for a business magazine, he has spoken on mentoring at the Lord Ashcroft International Business School at the Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge and Chelmsford and was a mentor for the Institute of Directors Young Enterprise Award Scheme, for which his team were the 2013 champions. He is a lead mentor with the Westminster Business Council and in 2013 received two nominations for the first annual Excellence in Enterprise Mentoring Awards sponsored by the British Banking Association and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, (BIS) for his assistance to start-ups. He is also general secretary for Connect London Business Growth Group, an angel network, a Growth Accelerator Coach and a start-up loans facilitator.
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