Our People


Simon Nicholls

Managing Partner – Australian Corporate

About Simon Nicholls

With over twenty five years’ experience in the service and training sectors in senior management and consultancy roles, Simon is well equipped to assist businesses to optimise workforce capability, productivity and profitability.

Throughout his professional career Simon has built long-term relationships with organisations in the health care, business services, finance, transport and distribution, resources, construction, hospitality, tourism, retail and public sectors.

Simon’s client’s report that he has exceptional communication skills and possesses the ability to readily identify their needs and craft exceptional solutions to solve them.

Simon is an effective listener, excellent with follow-up and an individual who stands by the simple values of integrity and honesty.

Simon Nicholls's view on PEP

"Simon is passionate about providing individuals and organisations with pathways to increase their productivity and effectiveness and this clearly aligns with PEP principles and methodology. Simon's key objective at PEP is to develop long-term relationships with clients underpinned by the provision of excellent customer service, a solutions based approach to meeting their needs, open and honest dialogue, and reliable and timely advice."

  • Bachelor of Hotel Management, HR Major (Griffith University)
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAFE Gold Coast)


  1. I am married to Annalise who is a truly beautiful person and the love of my life
  2. I have three wonderful children who I cherish – Cooper, Ashley and Elle
  3. I love good company, good wine and a good book.