Simon was part of the management team who floated CPG on the FTSE UK stock market in the mid 90’s. He oversaw the commercial activities of major US studios Marvel, Turner, Newline, Fox and Lucasfilm, as well as major sports franchises such as English Cricket and England Rugby Union. Previously he was Head of Global Sales & Licensing for Granada Media (now ITV), who are the largest commercial broadcaster in the UK and one of Europe’s largest content producers. He oversaw domestic and international commercial activities
including advertiser funded content, publishing, home entertainment and licensing activities, as well as oversight for commercial activities for Liverpool FC and Arsenal FC.