Simon is a professional IFMGA mountain guide based in Chamonix, France, offering mountaineering and ski guiding both here in the European Alps and worldwide. Simon has been climbing and mountaineering around the world for 30 years and has worked full time in the mountains since 1987.
He has a passion for the mountainous areas of the world and also for sharing them with others. His years of dedication, knowledge and experience can help make your dreams a reality.
As an International Mountain Guide, Simon holds the prestigious IFMGA carnet, which is the highest internationally recognised qualification for instruction and guiding in the disciplines of rock and ice climbing, mountaineering and skiing. He also holds the Mountain Instructors Certificate (MIC), which is the UK’s highest qualification for Mountain Professionals. Another part of his role as a Mountain Guide has seen me working and advising on many film projects around the world, including, Batman - 'Batman Begins', James Bond - 'Die Another Day', IMAX - 'Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure' and BBC/KEO Productions - 'Blizzard, Race to the Pole'.