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).
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
Procured via the YORbuild2 Framework, Houlton successfully won the 2 stage tender to construct new Hepworth Wakefiled Garden. T...
Duration: 20 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
Students and staff from Scarborough TEC, Part of the Grimsby Institute Group, were joined by representatives from Houlton, an...
Duration: 30 Weeks
Following a successful bid via the YORbuild2 framework. Rother Valley Country Park has moved a step closer to having its own ...
Location: Rother Valley
Duration: 39 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
Houlton were pleased to be awarded the contract to construct an exciting new Discovery Centre for The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust at ...
Location: East Riding
Duration: 22 Weeks
Refubishment of Grade II listed building The new Logistics Institute at the University of Hull, which has achieved wi...
Duration: 45 Weeks
Houlton successfully completed the Humber Street refurbishment project, a major and complex scheme refurbishing a set of...
Duration: 90 Weeks
Houlton were pleased to secure this YORbuild2 project in September 2016 and our first task was to engage NPS Leeds as our Arc...
Duration: 56 Weeks
The design and build £4.15 million waste transfer station facility on Midland road Scunthorpe, was constructe...
Duration: 45 Weeks
Houlton were pleased to be selected to construct the new £8m purpose built modern manufacturing facility for Swift Grou...
Duration: 38 weeks