Simon is a corporate partner and leads the firm’s international Transport & Automotive sector.

He has focussed on working with clients across the transport, mobility, automotive and logistics industries for nearly 20 years and regularly leads on strategically important transactions typically involving those areas of industry experiencing digital transformation such as e-mobility, mobility as a service, connected, autonomous and shared vehicles as well as the more established transport modes. Simon has become recognised for his all round understanding of the mobility industry, advising leading corporates and innovative start-ups on M&A work, investments, reorganisations and complex partnerships and, in his role as sector lead, in spotting opportunities to draw contacts together.

Simon qualified in September 2000, joined Osborne Clarke the same year and became a partner in 2006. He speaks regularly at international conferences on transport and mobility matters and is known for his focus on smart cities and how transport is changing to fit the urban mobility demands of the future.