Simon joined FRP in 2021 as a Partner in the Restructuring Advisory team, based in our London office. He is a licensed Insolvency Practitioner and has been working in restructuring since 1998, during which time he worked for a Big Four accountancy firm and built a wealth of experience in providing advice and support to the Government, corporates and lenders.
He has led numerous high-profile assignments throughout his career and is well versed in supporting complex restructuring scenarios. Simon’s portfolio includes managing the first building society special administration and leading the contingency planning and options reviews for a well-known furniture retailer and a major UK hotel chain.
More recently, Simon has acted as lead adviser on several challenging government issues including the temporary renationalisation of two UK rail franchises, and the contingency planning for a number of government departments facing distress with suppliers. Simon also works with clients from a regulatory perspective, with a particular focus on the leisure and hospitality sector.