Meet the Team

Simon Emeny


Simon Emeny became the Chairman of BBPA in 2017.

Simon joined Fullers’ in 1996 from Bass plc where he held a variety of senior operational and strategic planning roles. Simon was appointed to the Board as Retail Director in May 1998, Managing Director, Fuller’s Inns in July 2006, Group Managing Director in November 2010 and Chief Executive in July 2013. Simon is also thee Non-Executive Senior Independent Director and chair of the Remuneration Committee of Dunelm Group plc. Simon is an economics graduate and alumnus of Harvard Business School.


Philippa Borrowman

Policy Adviser - Environment and Responsibility

Philippa joined BBPA in September 2017 straight from completing a masters degree in Environment, Development and Policy at the University of Sussex.

She provides general policy support to the policy managers with a particular focus on CSR, responsible retailing, environmental issues and alcohol policy. As part of her role she promotes CSR best practice amongst members and the wider public through the profiling of member activity on alcohol responsibility and broader community involvement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • General BBPA team support
  • CSR, environment and community partnership initiatives
  • Support, development and monitoring of relevant environmental areas
  • Support, development and monitoring of relevant alcohol policy initiatives
  • Member policy communications and engagement