Peter Simon was appointed to the Board as non-Executive Director in February 2019. Peter is currently Managing Director, Centrica Home Solutions, where he leads their provision of home energy management, remote diagnostics and monitoring solutions through the Hive range of thermostats, cameras and other connected home services. Before this he was Customer, Product and Proposition Director for Centrica’s UK Home business where he is responsible for a range of brands such as British Gas, Local Heroes and Dyno.
Prior to joining Centrica, Peter worked at Barclays in several roles across its retail, corporate and wealth businesses in strategy, transformation and leading the unsecured lending business before becoming Managing Director for Marketing, Analytics and Innovation. Prior to this he spent 15 years in strategy and M&A consulting, first with Deloitte and latterly with PwC Transaction Services. Peter has an MA in Physics and Philosophy from Oxford University and an MBA (distinction) from London Business School. He was previously a non-Executive Director for SmartEnergy GB.