Simon Glynn

Partner and Co-lead, Climate and Sustainability, Oliver Wyman

Simon is a partner and co-lead of Oliver Wyman’s climate and sustainability platform and a senior partner at Lippincott, the firm’s brand and innovation specialists. Simon established Lippincott’s business in Europe and the Middle East and led its growth over fifteen years. 


With over thirty years of consulting experience, Simon has helped clients to develop and communicate their sustainability strategies and propositions. His work links business purpose, brand, narrative, and proposition design with deep insight into how people engage with climate change and sustainability – as consumers, colleagues, and citizens.  


Simon’s commercial clients on climate issues have included some of the world’s biggest oil, gas and chemical companies, IKEA in retail, Nucor in steel, and banks across north America, Europe and Asia. His non-profit clients on climate issues have included CDP, the Carbon Trust, the Climate Group, the Potential Energy Coalition, RePlanet, We Mean Business and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. 


Simon’s writing and observations have appeared in the Financial Times, MIT Sloan Management Review, the Economist, and the BBC World Service.