Simon Shepherdson

International Leisure Consultants

An experienced leisure professional with almost 35 years spent in the Asian region, Simon has been providing consultancy services to the club, spa and wellness industry over the last 25 years. His company, International Leisure Consultants (ILC), are an established and respected consultancy group with its main office in Hong Kong and associate offices in Singapore and India to service the Asian markets where the majority of the companys’ clients are based. From initial Feasibility Studies, Development Planning, Technical Services through to Operations and Management, ILC provide a comprehensive range of consulting services to the Club and Leisure industry and as Managing Director of the company, Simon leads many of these projects around the Asian region. Having obtained a post-graduate Diploma in Leisure and Recreation Practice, Simon worked in a number of leisure facilities before joining CCA International in Hong Kong and helped establish over 20 prestigious membership clubs around Asia, before joining ILC in 1996. An accomplished field hockey player who still plays, Simon “practices what he preaches” in using clubs, health clubs and spas to provide the balance between work and play.


Peggy Chan
Founder & Managing Director
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