Low Pay Commissioner

Simon Sapper


Simon Sapper has 30 years’ experience as a senior national trade union official, first with Prospect and then the Communications Workers’ Union.

He is currently Director of Makes-You-Think Consultancy, a trustee of Unions 21, and also sits on the boards of Liberty. His specialist areas include young workers and the Taylor Review.

Simon was appointed to the Low Pay Commission on 18 June 2018. His term ends on 17 November 2022.

Low Pay Commissioner

Commissioners are appointed from an employer background, from an employee background or as independents. Simon is one of the Commissioners from an employee background.

Low Pay Commission