About Simon

Simon Brown has over 25 years experience in HR Management working in the organisation change, shared services, talent management and coaching & mentoring space, across a range of FMCG, B2B, Pharmaceuticals, Energy & Information Technology sectors. Companies include Duracell Batteries, GlaxoSmithKline, Premier Farnell, The Coca-Cola Company, E.ON & NCR.

“Simon is an outstanding HR professional, a natural leader whose communication abilities, proven capacity and comprehensive approach effectively help shape the vision in the design and implementation of new working models.
A good listener, integrating good ideas and motivating teams.”

Carmen Zorro

He has been involved in the design and deployment of Shared Services six times since 1995, including vendor selection for outsourced partners. Simon has a strong expertise in selection and development of HR Shared Services teams and has worked with both onshore captives, off-shore, outsourced, and virtual working teams where a blended solution of retained and outsourced has been chosen.

Specialties of Simon Brown Associates

  • Shared Services Design and Deployment – Stakeholder engagement methods, Measuring effective performance, Customer experience optimisation
  • Organisational Change Management – Business transformation, acquisitions, mergers, transfers, restructures & disposals.
  • Talent management & Talent acquisition process and project management – Including Competency based Interview skills training.
  • Coaching and Mentoring