One of the founding committee members working for the HR & Payroll services company SD Worx (formerly Centrefile and Ceridian). He is also a Fellow of the CIPP holding the Master of Science in Payroll Management and the Chair of BCS Payroll Specialist Group (the Chartered Institute for IT).


Simon is a representative on industry groups and even if he isn’t directly representing IReeN at these meetings will always put IReeN members priorities and issues to these meetings.


Simon has been Chair of IReeN since being formed back 2002, chairing both the committee meetings and national meetings and is a past winner of the Strathearn Award for Lifetime Achievement in Payroll and was named CIPP Person of the year 2006.

He is a listed as part of the Reward 300 2019.