Simon Crowther set up his company – Flood Protection Solutions Ltd – 5 years ago, and now oversees a multi-million-pound operation. Flood Protection Solutions has grown into one of UK’s leading flood defence companies. They support homeowners, businesses, agencies and councils across the UK helping reduce the damage caused by flood water. Crowther has enjoyed his most successful year to date including recently securing large contracts to supply Water Companies with the Water-Gate temporary flood barrier. Simon was voted a Top 100 Real Leader in the World in 2016 by real-leaders.com and won Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards.
Prior to Simon founding Flood Protection Solutions Ltd he competed in the World Water Week in Stockholm in 2010, where he dined with royalty and met the Crown Princess Victoria, an experience only enjoyed by a limited number of students from around the world.