Group CIO and CISO
Simon is Informa’s Group Chief Information Officer and Chief Information Security Officer, having previously served as Group CIO for UBM between 2016 and its combination with Informa in 2018.
Simon has spent nearly 30 years working with technology, telecoms and media firms undergoing digital transformations. Before joining UBM, he served as CIO at Oxford University Press, where he focused on external digital partnerships and internal systems productivity, and at EMI Music, where he delivered digital supply chain and market insight programmes.
Earlier in his career Simon held CIO roles at J Walter Thompson, PA Consulting Group and BT. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Birmingham University.