Simon is an experienced financial services sales professional who became a US citizen in April 2017 and lives in Charlestown.   Simon has worked for the UN World Food Programme in China and for Reuters in London, Nicosia, and Boston.

Currently employed by Quant Insight, a UK-based financial data and analytics start-up, Simon worked previously at EPFR Global, a Cambridge-based financial data startup sold to Informa Plc. He has a deep interest in news, the investment process, and global markets.

Active in community affairs Simon volunteers weekly with St Marks US Citizenship classes and with East Boston’s Allies for Immigrants ESOL classes.  He is currently on the Vestry at St John’s Church, Charlestown and has taught children’s religious education classes there for 15 years.

Married with three children, Simon studied at Tufts, Beijing Normal University, and the London School of Economics.   In his free time he enjoys kayaking at Belle Isle and hiking in the New England outdoors.