Simon Blake OBE is Chief Executive of MHFA England. He joined the social enterprise in 2018 after 25 years working in a range of purpose led organisations including the National Children’s Bureau, young people’s sexual health charity, Brook, and the National Union of Students. Simon is an advisor to the mental health company Headspace Health and the Dying Matters campaign, chairs the Support After Suicide Partnership and is a NED on the Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. Over the last decade, he has held trustee positions at Stonewall, the Black Health Agency and Diversity Role Models. Simon is a Chartered Companion of the Chartered Management Institute.