Following a senior executive sales career in the pharmaceutical industry Simon joined Idis MA as Business Development Director from Quintiles in 2007.
In 2010 he became Senior Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development, a global role that included strategy, marketing, public affairs and new service development. Simon utilizes his deep understanding of the patient access environment and international landscape to lead and develop the Group service offerings. He is a patient access thought leader and regularly speaks at international conferences on the subject of early access to medicines. In 2016, Simon became Chief Strategy Officer.