SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Simon has significant international experience within the tobacco industry. He held a number of senior commercial positions during a 30-year career with Philip Morris International, including in Latin America, Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa. In addition, he was President of their Next Generation Products & Adjacent Businesses. Simon was also Chairman of PharmaCielo Limited, an international medicinal cannabis business, for almost six years.
Appointed Non-Executive Director in June 2017.
Member of the Audit Committee and the Succession & Nominations Committee.
Patron and Honorary Professorial Fellow at Lancaster University, and a member of the Deans Council of the university’s Management School.