Co-CEO and Co-Founder

Simon Smith

Simon launched his career in recruitment in 1994. After working at well-known brands such as Reed Accountancy and Harrison Willis, he established Investigo alongside Scott Beckson in 2003. Investigo went on to be a three-time entrant into the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 and Hot 100. In 2012, it also made the Deloitte Futures 1000 listing of companies beating the recession.

Simon exited Investigo in a deal with Investec that won Recruitment International’s deal of the year in December 2013. At JSS Search, he focuses on hiring internal talent, developing key clients and leading on high-level searches