Simon Middleton has 30 years’ international “people agenda” experience in the blue-chip multi-nationals of Hewlett-Packard, Philip Morris, PwC and, more latterly, the Lufthansa Services Group where he was Head of HR. He is one of the founders of Watershed Entrepreneurs who offer a world class development experience for young people to ignite their innovative commercial ideas. Simon’s focus is on de-risking the entrepreneur/investor relationship and re-shaping the human experience of turning ideas and dreams into reality.



The Value of De-Risking Lies In the Process

Mitigating the high failure rate associated with entrepreneurial endeavour is something that concerns investors as well as potential entrepreneurs - “do I risk myself?” is a lurking question many ask of themselves or the person putting money on the table.