Simon Armstrong is a certification and accreditation expert who works with key associates to help governments, accreditation bodies, non-governmental organisations and private industry develop and implement world-wide standards for activities, ranging from biomass to forestry oil palm and social accountability.

He specialises in gaining a deep understanding of complex issues and working with clients to translate these into clear, robust outcomes which can secure buy-in and acceptance from stakeholders.

In particular, Simon acts as a powerful catalyst, bringing together the public sector and private industry to creatively ally businesses' commercial objectives with wider social and policy goals.

Simon brings a collaborative, measured approach which instils confidence. Where appropriate, he works with a small network of trusted associates around the world to offer locally relevant and technically specific competencies and experience.