Simon’s roles in education centre on academic leadership and management. He is currently Deputy Head (Academic) at Charterhouse School. Prior to this he held posts at Cheltenham College, Highgate School and Dulwich College. He was educated at Ripon Grammar School before reading French and German at the University of Edinburgh, then subsequently taught in France and Austria before returning to the UK. Simon is married and has three boys. Simon is a member of the Education Committee and the Welfare Committee.