Simon in Head of UK Digital Strategy engaging with business and government to support UK regions reinvent and recover in the aftermath of COVID-19.
Having previously launched techUK’s International Trade programme to support tech companies’ growth internationally and enhance international engagement with the UK's burgeoning tech industry, Simon is well versed in bringing together public and private sector stakeholders to support UK industry.
Before joining techUK, Simon was Senior Advisor for Trade and Economic Affairs at the Embassy of Israel, London. His experience includes consulting with leading business across the globe and in the UK and with all levels of the public sector. Simon worked extensively with the UK government on the creation of policy that facilitated international trade.
Simon holds a BA in International Studies with Political Science from the University of Birmingham and an MBA from the University of Oxford.