Simon is an Accredited Business Coach for startups (EPLF, FIT, Platinn & CTI) and holds a number of non-executive positions. Simon studied Computer Science and Electronic Engineering in London before starting a career with a multinational firm with which he earned his sales experience as a Sales Manager for Middle East and Africa. After leaving this computer company, he started his career as an entrepreneur. He first founded a GPS navigation systems company in 1992 and went on to be CEO and co-founder of a pioneering mobile company funded by a bank, providing online global media companies with some of their first premium content for mobile phones. He also produces and presents a program on Swiss Television which present new technologies that are going to revolutionize our daily lives.