Simon began his aviation career as an engineer, getting inside commercial aircraft and mastering the technical side of flight, before switching to sales. Highly traveled and well-connected, he helped establish Southeast Asia markets for multiple companies, including JetHQ.
After earning numerous general and aircraft-specific EASA and IS-BAO licenses, Simon managed a fleet of Gulfstream and Bombardier Global aircraft throughout Europe and Middle East for a Zurich-based operator. He switched to sales and helped craft business development strategy for a Swiss-based group, heading the company’s Asia and asset management team.
Simon has traveled to 80 countries and sold or managed most of the biggest brands in aviation. He holds diplomas from Zurich Business School and the Irish Law Society. He is an avid racing fan, following F1 from his Bangkok, Thailand base.