Simon is an experienced Commercial Director/CEO with a background in sales and marketing across hi-tech, on-line, media sales, broadcast and financial service industries. He brings combined experience of developing and executing sales strategies encompassing all media, partnerships, relationship sales and in-field team management in the B2B market place, with working with local government, the health services, public services and in the non for profit sector.
Since 1994 Simon has held a series of senior roles handling company sales, MBOs, and early stage funding. He has led the preparation and negotiation of the sale of a hi-tech business, generating a tenfold return on investment for the VC's involved.
As CEO of CW, Simon is drawing on all this experience to deliver value to CW members and welcomes ideas and input from across the community.