"Simon has over 20 years’ experience in the aggregates and construction industries. He worked in a number of roles with Hanson PLC 1987 - 2003, ultimately as a main board director and Chief Executive of Hanson’s European Building Materials business. He oversaw operations in eight European countries, employing over 8,000 people with revenues of over 1.5 billion. Whilst with Hanson, he executed and integrated a number of acquisitions and managed the disposal of the company's waste management business, Greenways, for £185 million.
"From 2004 to 2006 Simon was Chief Executive of Mowlem PLC, where he led an organisation with over 25,000 employees, generating revenues of £2.2 billion from operations in the UK, US and Australia. He has been Group Chief Executive of Breedon Aggregates Limited since its formation in 2010 through the reverse acquisition of Breedon Holdings by Marwyn Materials, the AIM-listed company he co-founded with Peter Tom."
Resources and articles
- Breedon Aggregates Board, organizational web page, accessed April 15, 2013.