Simon Ashton – Non Executive Director
Simon joined the team in 2006 to help shape Macallam’s future and achieve its burning ambition of bringing something fresh and exciting to the field of executive recruitment.
After an early academic overdose (degree in Physics, Chartered Accountant, degree in Marketing and MBA) Simon decided to do some real work. Over the past 15 years he has developed and grown a number of privately owned and VC backed businesses.
As Chairman or Chief Executive he has been a catalyst to half a dozen companies with turnovers up to £100m and across sectors as diverse as textiles, automotive, foodservice, gardening, office furnishings, and giftware.
He has three great kids and enjoys red wine.