Simon is a professor of Health Informatics and the senior technical academic for all data research investments in Swansea University. He is a systems architect with many years’ experience in the NHS and academia. He is the Chief Technology Officer of a large team of talented and diversely skilled software developers, data innovation specialists and enterprise architecture engineers. Simon leads the innovation, design, development and implementation of all SeRP technical system developments. He is responsible for delivering the technical workstream for Swansea University as part of multiple UK networks of health and administrative data research centres of excellence and international collaborations.