Simon Garrett

Simon Garrett

Associate Client Partner, UK Executive Pay & Governance


Mr. Garrett has recently worked with a large number of clients including ABC Electrification, Ageas (UK), High Speed 2, Lundin Petroleum, Police Mutual Assurance Society, The Southern Co-operative and United Biscuits.

Mr. Garrett is an executive reward specialist. He works with Main Boards, Compensation Committees, HR Directors and reward and Benefits Directors to benchmark improve and, where appropriate, redesign the pay strategies and arrangements of main board directors and other senior executives.

Mr. Garrett has considerable experience in designing short and long-term incentive arrangements that support organisations' short, medium and long-term business objectives. Recently Mr. Garrett has worked with the board of a financial services firm facing a radically changing regulatory environment and helped them redesign the variable pay arrangements for their top team (set against the background of substantial upheaval in the sector).

Before joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Garrett was the UK tax partner responsible for share scheme and executive reward services in firm of Chartered Accountants as well as a Principal with the UK Executive reward Practice of a global firm of actuaries. Mr. Garrett has a BSc (Engineering Science) from Durham University; he is a Chartered Accountant and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Tax.