Role Play Actor and Assessor - Simon

After graduating from The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Simon made his professional debut performing stand-up comedy on London’s alternative cabaret circuit…

Success came presenting award-wining kid’s TV programs for the BBC, including Playdays, Tikkabilla and Cool Cube for Sky One. Alongside these, Simon scripted and presented BBC Education Series, including MegaMaths, ReviseWise and Maths Mansion for Channel 4. From 1998, Simon also worked for BBC TV Training, presenting spoof news/magazine series West One Live and regularly hosting BBC’s live induction event, Upfront!

For the Millennium Dome in 2000, Simon scripted and voiced kid’s interactive area ‘Kid’s Room 2K’ and regularly narrated natural history films, documentaries and animated stories for the BBC’s new Digital Channels.

In 2008, Simon became a live presenter for Shopping TV Channels, including BidTV and Price Drop, while hosting corporate teambuilding events for sectors including the Events industry and Publishing.

Since 2014, Simon has run Presenting courses training Corporate and TV presenters, as well as facilitating Management Training Courses for clients in sectors such as Training, Retail, Consumer Cyclical and throughout India with a global Consumer Discretionary corporation.

Simon is a regular role-player for the MOD, and at Westminster for The Foreign and Commonwealth Office.