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Simon has a successful track record of achievement in a competitive retail environment for over 27 years, working for two great companies Safeway and Sainsbury's

He has built a reputation as a business leader with an aptitude for sales & profit growth and an ambassador for local sourcing, all of which was recognised when winning the prestigious UK Grocer Magazine Store manager of the year Gold award.

His roles have encompassed total P&L responsibility for challenging retail businesses in excess of £55m sales turnover and delivery of more than £9m profit per annum.

Simon is committed to success through a strong customer and community focus, for example, introducing key strategies to improve customer service in areas where it is required, developing and co-ordinating projects as Chairman of the School Parent Council and as a Board member for the West Dumbarton Food share charity, instrumental in supporting its' set up as a registered charity and flourishing on going concern.

He has a proven track record transforming poor productivity and operating costs in businesses by engaging with both internal and external stakeholders enabling new and innovative synergies to be introduced, that have consistently improved and exceeded budgets in excess of 50k within ten to twelve month periods.