What people say

"your enthusiasm, knowledge, experience and brilliant presentations/facilitation skills made it easy for me to listen and learn from you. I felt that you displayed constant empathy for all of us and that certainly made me feel like an individual rather than just one of a team."
 
Simon Allen

Simon AllenSimon works with teams, groups and individuals to develop and implement their visions and direction; his work includes the design of strategy away days, organisation interventions, development programmmes, coaching and mentoring.

He is particularly interested in why teams and groups often feel isolated from other parts of the organisation, and works with systemic issues of engagement to achieve sustainable change. Simon is accredited to run the Oshry organisation systems and mergers workshops.    

Simon works in the public, private and charity sectors. He has worked as an independent consultant for 20 years and carried out assignments in Europe, Bangladesh, Brunei and the USA. 

Simon initially trained as a civil engineer and for 15 years worked for the UK based international consultancy Halcrow as a Team Leader, Project Manager and Business Development Director; 10 years were spent working overseas. He developed the skills to work in multicultural environments and to enable multinational teams deliver projects on time and to budget. He has a BSc from Cranfield and an MBA from Warwick.