Director of Operations - Environmental Systems
As Director of Operations, Simon oversees all aspects of the company's global engineering, product design, manufacturing and project management functions. With over forty years of experience, Simon provides overall direction and guidance for the operational activities of the company, as well as the day-to-day leadership and management.
Simon began his career as a Senior Design Draftsman for an engineering firm in England. In 1969, he immigrated to Canada and joined an engineering firm focused on design and deployment of power generation generators and ancillary systems. Prior to joining Higgott-Kane Industrial Noise Controls in 1992, Simon held managerial and executive positions for a variety of Canadian consulting engineering and manufacturing firms with products and services tailored for the power generation market. Upon the acquisition of Higgott-Kane in 2005 by Innova (formerly ATCO Emissions Management), Simon was promoted to Director of Operations.
Simon is certified by the Bolton Technical College for Engineering and has supplemented his education with mechanical engineering coursework at the University of Waterloo.