Simon Fanshawe works to create effective change in organizations and in the world.
He is a respected broadcaster and writer. His latest book “THE POWER OF DIFFERENCE – where the complexities of diversity and inclusion meet practical solutions” is published in December 2021 by Kogan Page
He has a wide range of skills and a great track record in achieving change in and through organizations.
There are four areas in which he specializes:
- He works as a consultant with public and private companies where he uses an original approach to equality and diversity to achieve the best results for staff and customers. His company (with Roy Hutchins) is https://diversitybydesign.co.uk
- He makes great radio and TV programmes
- He is a notable public speaker on public policy, equalities, leadership and social trends. He chairs conferences and events with a sense of wit, commitment and professionalism that ensures that each is a stimulating success
- He is a highly effective non-executive director and Chair of the Board. He is currently the Chair of Hexagon Housing and on the Board of Powerful Women. (He recently ended his terms as Chair of Sussex University and Board member of Housing & Care 21 and Brighton Dome & Festival)
He was awarded the OBE in 2013 for services to higher education. In the same year he received an honorary doctorate from the University of Sussex for services to the University and equality and social justice.