Simon is one of Balderton's legal counsel, having joined in 2015. He advises on legal aspects of investments and exits and negotiates and executes transactions. He also assists with legal matters for the portfolio. Before joining Balderton, Simon was a corporate associate at two U.S. law firms in London. He has broad experience advising on a wide range of matters for private and public companies, particularly focusing on venture capital transactions. Simon has a first class undergraduate degree and a master's degree from the University of Nottingham and also attended Nottingham Law School.