Simon is a member of Flint’s competition and regulatory team. He helps clients manage complex competition, regulatory and policy matters, drawing on his extensive background as a professional economist both in the private and public sector. Simon has advised across a broad range of sectors, but has a particular focus on technology, media and telecommunications.
Prior to returning to consultancy in 2016, Simon was a Principal Economist at Ofcom for eight years. During this time he advised on a broad range of competition and regulatory matters, including Competition Act investigations, regulatory disputes, charge controls, and policy projects in the telecoms (both fixed and mobile) and postal sectors.
Simon joined Flint having worked in AlixPartners’ economics consulting practice for three years. Earlier in his career Simon worked at NERA Economic Consulting advising on public policy and regulatory matters in a range of sectors including post, transportation, gambling and healthcare.