Simon is a relentlessly determined, passionate and ambitious entrepreneur, writer, film producer and angel investor with twenty-five years of broad-ranging creative and business experience. With an exceptional international network of friends, colleagues, investors and commercial contacts, Simon is able to combine his visionary creativity and communication skills as a professional writer to guide and sell his companies strategic goals and products. He has founded, financed and managed eight companies in entertainment, technology, publishing, event management and the snowsports industry. He has Master's Degrees from Oxford, Stanford and UCLA and is a member of the British Academy of Film and TV. As a professional writer, Simon has published two books, written more than thirty screenplays for Hollywood including the British hit comedy EDDIE THE EAGLE starring Hugh Jackman and produced by Matthew Vaughn, and penned numerous articles for the likes of TIME, the Daily Mail, Sunday Telegraph, Harpers and Queen, and Worth.com. An avid and competitive sportsman, Simon represented Oxford University at golf, is a member of the Royal & Ancient G.C. and the Queen's Club, has ski guided for the Ski Club of Great Britain, and taken part in the British and World Extreme Snowboarding Championships.
Founder and owner with a demonstrated success history of working in the software industry. Skilled in Digital Strategy, Integrated Marketing, Advertising, Sales, and Event Management. 10+ years experience in business development & sales / 6+ years leadership experience. Holding divers senior positions with P&L responsibility throughout the years, I've gained experience in a various fields: Corporate Strategy, Management consulting, Executive management, Leading change, Developing partnerships, Negotiation, Business plan creation, International business development, Product development, New technology research, Strategic marketing, Digital Marketing, Brand management, Key account management, Sales strategy, Content production & strategy. pimentaGROUP is a progressive Tech Startup fueling great project managers, scrum masters and software engineers by powerful tools and newest technologies to deliver bespoke solutions for our customers.