Simon has more than 20 years of search experience, gained at top executive level for Heidrick & Struggles and boutique search firms. Prior to co-founding Remora in 2013, he also co-founded and managed Vaience in the early 2000s (a search firm based in the Silicon Valley and dedicated to blue chip US tech companies). His main focus is on Digital and Technology, and he works mostly for Venture Capital Funds and fast-growing new tech companies.
Prior to his search experience, Simon worked several years for an international media agency, NOA, for long term assignments in Africa (Ethiopia, Angola and Tanzania), South America (Argentina and Mexico), Kazakhstan, etc.

Simon graduated from IEP Paris, Dauphine University, and Cambridge University (MPhil in International Economics, with a Foreign Office Jean Monnet scholarship). He is bilingual in French and English.