Duncan Simmonds

Duncan is a partner within our Consumer Goods and Retail practices, based in London

He works across our consumer goods and retail practices, with a broad set of sub-topic expertise, working with both brands and retailers across a range of corporate strategy engagements.

Duncan has particular interest and expertise within the Travel Retail space. He also regularly supports brands across BWS, Beauty and Luxury Goods industries in both their approach to internationalisation and route to market strategy.

Duncan has also led numerous transitions through buy-side diligence, vendor due diligence and IPO processes across multiple countries.

Duncan has been with OC&C since 2007 and is a graduate of Oxford University.

Education & Prior Experience

  • Oxford University, MA Geography
"Providing clarity around key strategic choices, underpinned by a collaborative working style, is where we excel."

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Monday 21 February 2022

Battling the bubble

Welcome to Consumer M&A in 2022. Valuations are at record highs, and trade and private equity are fighting fiercely for the best deals. With everyone gunning for the same growth areas, how do you ensure you’re not backing a bubble?