Simon has over 16+ years broad commercial experience with SEEK Limited, one of the world’s leading online employment businesses. Simon currently heads up SEEK’s investment in Zhaopin Limited, the leading career platform in China and works closely with the Zhaopin CEO and key management in helping the business grow and strengthen its market leading position.
Simon is also a Director of Zhaopin which listed on the New York Stock Exchange in 2014 and currently has a market capitalization of USD 900m. Zhaopin is a unique success story of foreign investment in China. Prior overseeing SEEK’s business in China, Simon held a range of senior leadership roles at SEEK across sales, customer service and operations and was instrumental in developing and executing many of SEEK’s local growth strategies.
Prior to joining SEEK, Simon was a solicitor with commercial law firm Hall & Wilcox in Melbourne, Australia and he received a Bachelor of Laws degree and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Monash University in 1995.
Gavin Stewart - Marketing Director, Ashton Media
Gavin Stewart is the Marketing Director and co-founder of Ashton Media, leaders in the creation, production and marketing of highly targeted, invitation-only, executive conferences. Gavin is an expert B2B marketer with over 13 years experience delivering event audiences. Specialties include: audience development, marketing strategy, email marketing, DM, SEO, SEM, analytics, social media, creative and sales.