Simon is the Head of Delivery (Marine) for The Crown Estate and was responsible for running the Round 4 tender process. He has worked across the breadth of the marine portfolio at The Crown Estate, covering offshore wind, interconnectors, telecom cables, wave and tidal and gas storage. He has also supported the central London portfolio. Simon is an experienced business leader with an engineering degree and PhD. He has substantial renewable energy and gas and electricity experience operating in both head office and asset environments in the UK, Continental Europe and Australia.