Simon is a self-professed data nerd. At NSW Department of Education, he is deep into using data to create personalised learning experiences for learners young and old. Whether finding new ways to connect people with similar goals, or tailoring content to people’s passions, Simon enjoys discovering a balance of humanistic and nerdy approaches. Specialising in transformational change, he has enjoyed delivering challenging initiatives spanning personalised learning, customer engagement, digital marketing, and predictive analytics.
Prior to NSW Department of Education, Simon has held technology leadership positions in FMCG retail, wholesale, high tech, and the British Government. Born in Boston USA and brought up in London England, Simon now lives in Sydney, Australia, with his partner, two children, a dog, and a lot of music technology.