Simon Hickey

Simon Hickey

Global Chief Executive Officer

Simon joins CLV following a senior executive career across a range of industries.  He has demonstrated capability building businesses, driving innovation, enhancing customer relationships and creating a team based culture.

Having graduated from the University of New South Wales with a B.Com degree (1987), Simon went on to complete his EMBA with the Australian Graduate School of Management in 1998 and is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Australia).

Simon has worked for a number of businesses, both in Australia and overseas, including Arthur Andersen, Lend Lease and Qantas Airways.

In his most recent role, Simon was CEO of Qantas International and Freight where he demonstrated successful business leadership capability, leading a massive turnaround in the airline’s profitability.  Prior to that as CEO of Qantas Loyalty, Simon transformed the Qantas frequent flyer program into one of the world’s leading loyalty businesses.

Simon is a board director of Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation.