Simon Kirkpatrick

Position: Chief Financial Officer

Board Committees


Date of appointment to the Board

1 April 2021

Other current appointments


Past roles

Simon joined Mitie in July 2019 from Balfour Beatty plc, where he held a number of senior finance roles, including Finance Director for Major Projects and Group Head of Financial Planning & Analysis. He began his professional career with Ernst & Young, where he was a Director in the Energy practice.

Skills and experience

• Significant UK and international plc experience
• Proven track record in transforming complex contracting businesses
• Exceptional financial experience and extensive strategic and commercial experience across a number of sectors
• Qualified as a chartered accountant with a law degree from Exeter University