Simon Acres is the Managing Director at Simon Acres Group Ltd, renowned as the premier choice KBB, Merchant, and Construction service provider offering a comprehensive range of services, including recruitment, accredited sales training, consultancy, and media production.
With a notable background as the former Group Sales Director of Omega PLC, a leading UK Kitchen manufacturer, Simon had an impressive 20 years of service. Accumulating 30 years of collective experience in the KBB, Merchant, and Construction industries, he has traversed management tiers, initially in B2C at John Lewis PLC, followed by B2B sales with The PJH Group Ltd.
For a decade, Simon served as the Retail Corporate Chairman of the KBSA, a trade association for the Kitchen, Bedroom, and Bathroom industry.
Simon holds the title of End Point Assessor with Achieve & Partners, displaying a profound commitment to apprenticeships. He is also a committee member of the training and education committee at the Worshipful Furniture Makers Company, a member of the Apprenticeship Ambassadors Network (AAN) and most recently, joined a DOE apprenticeship working group.