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Simon was a Southern Gala Finalist in 2007, and won an award for his business, Fluvial Innovations Ltd. They are now the leading provider of temporary flood barriers in the UK. We caught up with Simon to see how the business is doing.
The steam engine. The internet. Britain has a long history of inventing brilliant new technologies, processes and designs, but how do we make sure they become successful, money-and-job-creating products, companies and industries?
I was a tyre-fitter, from that I developed an interest for the industry and saw an opportunity to start developing a business within the high performance arena. It’s nice to take time and look back and see I’ve actually done it and that’s my achievement....it’s fantastic!