Simon Mansfield is a Client Partner within the Industrial Practice and Global Head of the Defence Practice at Pedersen & Partners. Mr. Mansfield has decades of in-depth expertise in the developing and emerging markets worldwide, recruiting Board members for global firms. After a successful career in international banking that spanned almost 25 years, during which time Mr. Mansfield worked with Chase Manhattan Bank, Banque Paribas, and Standard Chartered Bank, he entered the Executive Search industry in 1998. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, he was the Managing Director of a global Executive Search firm, being responsible for assignments in the UK, US, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. In addition, Mr. Mansfield is the main board member of the Chase Alumni Association, a serving magistrate in the City of Westminster and an active member of the Society of Business Economists and the Society of Technical Analysts.
Mr. Mansfield holds an Honours degree in Economics from the University of Exeter in the UK and is an alumnus of Ashridge Business School.