Simon is a chartered Accountant and Business Advisory with over 20 years in the finance and tax industry advising and supporting small to medium businesses and business owners.
Simon is the Director and co-founder of Wakeful Partners a successful accounting and business advisory business now in its 12th year.
Simon is a proud father of 4 children – Sarah, Lucy, Luke and his eldest the gorgeous Ruby who lost her cancer battle in 2020 aged 12. Ruby’s warmth, kind and caring nature and unshakable desire to help others remains the inspiration that defines Simon and his connection and drive for the Ruby Tuesday Foundation.
The chance to connect other children from disadvantaged backgrounds and circumstances with the message of fun, kindness and inclusion while providing them with the opportunity to participate, experience, grow and shine is something that he is passionate about.
The Ruby Tuesday Foundation walks together with the traditional custodians of this nation. In doing this we acknowledge and pay respect to elders past, present and future, and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.