Simon Clark

Simon Clark is director of the Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco (Forest). Before joining Forest, Simon was a freelance journalist and director of a London-based media monitoring research group. He has also worked in public relations and events management. As director of Forest, he has run a number of campaigns, including Hands Off Our Packs, which fought the introduction of plain packaging in the U.K., and No Thank EU, which opposed some of the more restrictive new regulations imposed on consumers by the European Union’s revised Tobacco Products Directive.