Simon Hooton Director

Simon leads Regeneris’s business competitiveness work, taking in innovation, broadband and enterprise. He has directed a large number of projects providing practical advice on the design and delivery of initiatives and has extensive experience in developing strategies and investment proposals to boost competitiveness and growth.

Simon has strong expertise on next generation broadband and ICT, working with local, regional and national clients to ensure their plans are commercially attractive and strategically aligned with local priorities and needs. Simon also operates in the innovation and knowledge transfer arena and has worked closely on manufacturing, aerospace and energy opportunities. Simon’s wide range of insights are often deployed in operational reviews to advise clients on the management, governance and delivery of public private partnerships.