Simon is the Partner-in-Charge of KPMG's Brisbane Audit & Assurance practice. He is a registered company auditor with over 25 years' experience. During this time, he has worked with large, publicly listed multinationals, privately owned companies and not-for-profit organisations.

Simon's experience covers a broad range of industries, including agriculture, energy and natural resources, construction and engineering services.

Simon is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. In 2012 Simon was Chairman of the Queensland State Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.