Simon Lunt - Non Executive Director
Simon joined the Holdings board in 2012 as a Non-Executive Director. He is a senior partner with Gosschalks, the entrepreneurial law firm based in the heart of Hull, and a well-known authority for big name clients across the country. Simon specialises in many aspects of company law and corporate work. In his senior partner role, he uses his vast experience to tutor and mentor up-and-coming lawyers and he is also a key contact partner for many of the firm's large corporate clients.
Simon is also a Director of his own group of property businesses and holds various other Board positions, including as Chairman of Hull-based contact centre business ResQ and as a Non-Executive Director of Hessle-based plastic components manufacturer Bridgewood and as a Non-Executive Director locally-based residential property company Beal Homes. In addition, Simon is a member of the Council of the University of Hull and Chair of the university’s Audit Committee. He is also a Governor at Pocklington School and Chairman of their External Relations Committee.
Simon was recently awarded the Lifetime Contribution Award in the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards 2017 in recognition of the leading role he has played in the region’s business community over the past four decades. He is also the recipient of an honorary doctorate of laws from the University of Lincoln where he was a governor for 10 years (latterly vice chairman).
Houlton met the challenge set by Hull city Council to carry out alterations to its Grade II listed war memorial in order...
Duration: 8 weeks
Following recent bids for both the External Wall Insulation and Re-Roofing contracts, the Building & Maintenance Division...
Location: East Riding
Duration: 52 Weeks
Procured via the YORbuild2 Framework, Houlton are undertaking The Hepworth Wakefiled Garden. The project, predominant...
Duration: 20 Weeks
The project, won in competition, was to build a new development of residential properties for The Lords Foeffees The project ha...
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scarborough TEC is ready for its first full year intake after the summer recess. The development provided a dedicated Engi...
Duration: 30 Weeks
The Waleswood Caravan & Camping Park was opened for Business in April 2019. Following a £3.7 million investment, the pro...
Location: Rother Valley
Duration: 39 Weeks
Procured via the YORbuild 2 Framework, this negotiated scheme is to provide 58 dwellings for both Council rent and shared ownershi...
Duration: 54 Weeks
Following our appointment by Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council. We broke ground on a new School project for Waverley Junior A...
Duration: 52 Weeks
Houlton successfully completed the Humber Street refurbishment project, a major and complex scheme refurbishing a set of...
Duration: 90 Weeks
Following a successful tender process, East Riding of Yorkshire Council awarded Houlton the contract for the internal refurbishmen...
Duration: 60 weeks
Houlton were delighted to have been awarded the contract by Hull City Council to develop a scheme of 7 dwellings on the site ...
Houlton were delighted to have continued our relationship with The Goodwin Development Trust, Hodson Architects and Quantity ...
Duration: 52 Weeks
This refurbishment project for the East Riding of Yorkshire Council at Bridlington Town Hall was procured via the YORbuild2 F...
Duration: 44 weeks
Houlton are pleased to have the opportunity to be working with Siemens on this project. Siemens are in the process of maki...
Duration: 14 weeks
The project, won in competition entailed the remodelling and refurbishment of 2 theatres in the Maternity Unit. The unit,...
Duration: 28 Weeks
The scheme, procured via YORbuild delivered a new, first floor extension to Harrogate District Hospital to provide an Endoscopy De...
Duration: 32 Weeks
Award winning state of the art facilities for elite athletes, students and the wider community, in north Leeds. The project, fu...
Duration: 63 weeks
Continuing our long established relationship with Hymers College, Building and Maintenance have completed the refurbishment&n...
Duration: 15 Weeks
Houlton are delighted to be named main contractor to build a new CAMHS facility for the Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust. The ...
Duration: 49 Weeks