Simi Shah

Project Director in Innovation and Growth, City of London Corporation 

Simi is a Project Director in Innovation and Growth at the City of London Corporation, which works to strengthen and promote the global offer of the UK’s financial and professional services sector.

Simi previously led the development of the Climate Action Strategy which is driving the Corporation’s own net zero goal by 2027 and net zero in the Square Mile by 2040, and has been leading the Corporation’s Growth Capital Initiative, focused on unlocking more domestic capital into UK High growth firms.

Simi joined the Corporation in 2019 with 20 years’ experience of deploying institutional and private capital with a sustainability lens in the UK, US and Africa.