Our people

Simon Hoare

Partner & Director

Simon joined the bank in 1997, having spent seven years in Paris running an independent music production company. He became a partner in 2000 with specific responsibility for HR, Facilities Management and the Museum.

Simon is also lead partner on the Farms & Estates team. He owns and runs an estate in South Devon where he enjoys the challenge of transforming a traditional estate into a more diverse and sustainable business. He divides his time between London and Devon and likes to visit customers at home, as well as welcoming them to the bank in Fleet Street.

Simon has four children. He enjoys the countryside, loves exploring new countries and cultures, and has a passion for soul and jazz music.