Simon joined The National in 2020 an a homepage editor based in London.
He spent many years covering international news and UK national news for a variety of organisations including CNN.com, inews.co.uk and BBC news online. He has worked as a producer on award winning stories, including for CNN’s Freedom Project campaign. He also spent time freelancing in England on online news desks. He has spent his career being based in the UK and the US, and is now back in London, looking for new ways to tell stories on the internet. Simon was born in England and studied journalism at Cardiff Metropolitan University, Wales.