Symon established Leaders Futures in 2018 following a career supporting global clients with leadership advisory and executive search services. He previously spent over 18 years at Russell Reynolds Associates, leading their operations in Europe and South Asia, subsequently moving to New York as Regional Head, USA. His return to London focused on coordinating the CEO and Board Services practice. Earlier in his career he led Prudential’s mutual funds business and was MD Consumer Banking at AIB and TSB.
Alongside his commercial activities Symon is active in ‘leading with purpose’. He is a Partner at Leaders’ Quest, an international social enterprise, the Chair of Centrepoint, the UK’s youth homeless charity, and a trustee of The Photographers Gallery.
He holds an MA from the University of Oxford and an MSc from London Business School.