Simon co-founded Click2View after a successful career in newspaper journalism, culminating as Political Editor for the News Limited Group Sunday newspapers in Australia. He was Chief of Staff on Australia’s biggest-selling newspaper, The Sunday Telegraph, where he managed over 150 editorial staff. He also worked for the national broadsheet, The Australian, as a senior roving reporter covering everything from coups in Fiji, bombings in Bali, race riots in Sydney and indigenous disadvantage in outback Australia.

He came to Singapore in 2008 to run communications for a billionaire philanthropist making films in India, Philippines, Rwanda, Iraq, Kenya and Afghanistan. In 2010, he met business partner Neal Moore at online TV channel TelecomTV.com and launched Click2View shortly thereafter.