Simon was appointed Executive Director Government Technology Platforms in the NSW Department of Customer Service (formerly Department of Finance, Services & Innovation) in January 2017. In this role he leads the delivery of whole of government platforms and services, including the NSW Government Data Centres, digital licencing services, payment platforms, contact centre platforms and citizen facing apps such as FuelCheck and Park’nPay.
Previously, Simon spent six years as Director Information Services and Chief Technology Officer at eHealth NSW. In this role he led transformational change to deliver shared application and infrastructure services to Local Health Districts and Speciality Health Networks across NSW Health. This followed four years leading Infrastructure Service Delivery in the former NSW Department of Community Services.