Simon has Joined the One50 Group as our resident expert in all things Kiwisaver! Shortly after opening his first financial investment textbook, Simon was hooked – and has constantly been searching for new information to absorb and pass on to others since.
Immigrating from South Africa at the age of 16, Simon spent a year in Marlborough, settling with his family in Devonport on the North Shore of Auckland. He completed his bachelor’s degree in 2013 whilst working in a Management role for one of the leading private sector sports businesses in Auckland.
Subsequently, Simon was offered a Senior Management position in Mt Maunganui, looking after a large portfolio of varied programmes running out of 24 Council facilities. There he was accepted into the MBA programme at The University of Waikato where he excelled, finishing his first year with distinction.
Simon has been addicted to water sports his entire life, excelling at Waterpolo, competitive Swimming and Surfing. In his spare time, you’ll find Simon in the water, studying or chasing his partner’s horses around their farm in Wenderholm north of Auckland.