Simon Day


Leading utilities management consultancy BFY Group, based in Nottingham’s Lace Market, has announced the appointment of Simon Day as Director of Finance and Operations.

In September 2022 BFY received Great Place To Work Certification, recognising employers who create an outstanding employee experience.

The past six months has seen exciting growth for the business, with Corrine Osborne, Lauren McCullough, Kev Brown, Craig Sutherland, Zander Cleves, Chris Seagrave and Matt Turner all joining as Senior Consultants, along with Kayleigh Gray as Consultant and Jacob Goddard as Marketing Executive.

Simon joins BFY Group from Aon, Hong Kong, where he was Chief Financial Officer (CFO), and looked after Asia-Pacific (APAC) accounts. He brings a proven track record of delivering momentous growth on an international scale.

Commenting on the new appointment, Simon Day explains why he made the move from Hong Kong to Nottingham:

“The team at BFY are amongst the top in the industry. The ambition to continue to grow whilst delivering high quality outcomes for clients, their customers, and colleagues is something that really aligns with my values. They’re also dedicated to attracting and developing talent, which is really refreshing. I’m looking forward to my journey with BFY Group.”

With a highly respected finance background, Simon will enhance the growth of BFY Group with his expertise in maximising investments and operational performance.

Ian Barker, Managing Partner at BFY Group said:

“It’s always great to attract top talent to Nottingham, and Simon is certainly no exception – he joins with a very strong reputation in professional and financial services. He’ll be supporting our strategic ambitions through strong financial leadership and supporting growth stories to deliver excellent outcomes to clients.”

Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Nottingham, BFY Group is a leading retail utilities advisor in the UK. The independent company works with around 75% of UK energy suppliers, as well as multiple vendors and industry bodies.

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