Director of Special Projects, ECSI Consulting (Crowdsourcing & AI Entrepreneur)
Simon is regarded as one of the pioneers of crowdsourcing in Europe after he founded and grew a crowdsourcing platform business into Europe’s largest OI platform for R&D challenges for enterprises.
He has led hundreds of open innovation and innovation management projects and challenges for Fortune500 companies around the world and regularly advices governments (MI6, Pentagon, EU Commission) on how the gig economy and sharing platforms are disrupting existing business cycles and prepares them for this new world. Simon is a serial entrepreneur focussing on A.I. and serves on the Boards of Directors of a few European crowd-funding companies.
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