Our Team

Leadership Team

Simon-MorganSimon Morgan | Chairman Visit Simon at LinkedIn

+44 (0) 1273 621317 Direct Dial
+44 (0) 7976 685473 Mobile
simon.morgan@sia-group.co.uk

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Simon Morgan founded the SIA Group in the 1990′s and serves as Chairman. He brings to this role more than 25 years of asset valuation and disposal experience, as well as expertise in auctioneering. A regular and accomplished auctioneer, he is a Fellow and committee member of the National Association of Valuers and Auctioneers (NAVA) and has been involved in the valuation and disposal of a diverse range of assets on numerous high profile assignments over the years.

Simon has considerable experience in most industry sectors and has specific expertise in the valuation of aviation assets and contentious insolvency matters.

Paul-CraigPaul Craig | Managing DirectorVisit Paul at LinkedIn

+44 (0) 207 498 4903 Direct Dial
+44 (0) 771 279 0744 Mobile
paul.craig@sia-group.co.uk

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Paul Craig serves as leader of SIA Group’s advisory services which is responsible for the focused valuation and advisory service that serves asset based lenders, banks, finance houses and corporate recovery specialists. He joined SIA Group in June 2011 and has over 16 years experience in the financial services and banking industry having worked in various roles at Investec Bank plc, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, and GoIndustry DoveBid plc.

Paul has undertaken and advised on numerous high profile asset based lending assignments and work-outs in the UK and Europe for most of the UK’s leading asset based lenders, banks, private equity houses and restructuring firms.

Matt-EarlMatt Earl | Operations DirectorVisit Matt at LinkedIn

+44 (0) 207 498 4905 Direct Dial
+44 (0) 743 236 6064 Mobile
matt.earl@sia-group.co.uk

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Matt Earl joined SIA Group in October 2011 and serves as head of operations across the group. He is a RICS qualified Chartered Surveyor and has been providing valuation advice and disposal services to the financial sector and corporate clients for over 16 years. He started his career at Lombard Asset Finance / The Royal Bank of Scotland plc and prior to joining SIA he was the Head of Valuation Operations at GoIndustry DoveBid plc.

Matt has undertaken numerous machinery, equipment and inventory appraisals and disposals in the UK, Europe and North America. These include accelerated inventory realisation programmes, work-outs and pan-European combined plant and machinery and inventory appraisals for UK, European and USA asset based lenders, banks and restructuring professionals.

Scott HusseyScott Hussey | Head of Machinery & EquipmentVisit Matt at LinkedIn

+44 (0) 7876 897413 Mobile
scott.hussey@sia-group.co.uk

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Scott joined SIA Group in August 2013 and serves as a Director within the Operations team. He is a fully qualified member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and currently sits on the Machinery and Business Assets faculty board where he advises on leasing and ABL specialisms. Scott has a wide industry background within the professional appraisal sector and also within the European receivables finance and leasing arena. Previous to joining SIA Group, Scott was an Asset Manager at HSBC Equipment Finance.

Scott has undertaken key assignments across Europe focusing on machinery and business assets appraisal and has a comprehensive industry background including commercial banking; asset based lending, asset finance and consultancy in a wide variety of industry sectors. He also specialises in consultancy projects including asset management, valuation standards, capital adequacy, risk based pricing, strategic reviews, operational controls, risk management and risk assessment frameworks.