Simon Pitkeathley, Business Member and LEAP Champion for Small Business
Simon is Chief Executive of the multi-award winning Camden Town Unlimited and Euston Town Business Improvement Districts, and Camden Collective, which supports start-up businesses and young entrepreneurs. He is Chair of Camden Giving and co-Chair of Cross River Partnership and recently established the London Innovation District, a testbed for regulatory innovation and community governance. Simon was previously a political consultant for organisations including JP Morgan and ippr and sold his retail sports business to Sports Direct in 2012. Simon is Chair of the London European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) Committee and Co-Chairs the Mayor’s Open Workspace Providers Board.