At Engine, we believe that none of us is as strong as all of us. We are committed to our culture and to each other. That’s why we have featured in The Sunday Times’ 100 Best Companies to Work For list for six years in a row.
As Engine's UK managing director, Simon is responsible for driving our integrated offering, helping to develop the UK Group’s individual brands and ensuring that it maintains a high quality of creative output across the board. He also oversees Engine UK’s marketing and business development function, working on new business opportunities as well as the organic growth of existing clients.
Simon started his career in advertising in 1994 working at Bainsfair Sharkey Trott. After a few years he left to join BBH to work on Boddingtons, Lynx and Olivio, before moving to WCRS in 2000 as an account director on BMW and RAC. Simon was part of the WCRS buyout from Havas in 2004, and in 2005 was promoted to head of account management. He became managing director of WCRS in November 2010, before taking on the Engine role in March 2015.