General Manager UK & European Marketing Director
Development Dimensions International
Simon is responsible for developing and executing DDI’s European marketing strategy through the UK, France, Germany, Poland and Russian operations. He is also a prime commentator in the UK business and HR media. He leads research projects across Europe to understand talent management trends and practices and is the author of DDI research and whitepapers.
Simon is also a member of the UK and European Management teams.
His experience includes: the design and delivery of executive assessment, development interventions and selection processes; high-potential identification and development; success profiling and competency analysis; general leadership development and succession planning.
Before joining DDI in 2006, Simon led the international business and marketing teams for organisations including industrial and business services Group Pickerings, asset management organisation Microlease plc and healthcare and medical device Group Whatman plc.
Education and Credentials
Simon is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), having gained a post-graduate diploma (distinction) specialising in International Marketing.