Simon has over 20 years of experience in advising on business rates with particular expertise in central London offices and in the healthcare and retail sectors. He is one of the leading rating specialists within the West End.
Simon is a founding member of BGL Partners and heads the Rating business of the firm. He is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
After two years at Evans & Payne, he joined Edwin Hill in 1996 and later became an equity partner of the practice. He was head of Professional Services in the London office, dealing with rating, rent review and lease renewal instructions.
In the healthcare sector his work includes the coordination of negotiations with the Valuation Office Agency on the national scheme of valuation for private hospitals.