Active in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Riyadh
Simon has over 20 years of communications experience spanning both public and private sectors with postings in UK, Russia, Asia and the Middle East. He started his career in the UK Finance Ministry focused on financial regulation and international policy. Upon joining Finsbury he led the financial services practice and led the firm’s work in Russia. He left the UK in 2009 to establish Finsbury’s Middle East operations, now overseeing offices in Riyadh, Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Most recently Simon has been a senior advisor on a number of Saudi Arabia’s economic reform programs.