Simon Davies is Quartz UK’s Managing Director, EMEA and is responsible for all commercial operations in the region. He’s worked at Quartz since launch – initially as a consultant before coming on board in 2014. Prior to that, he was at branding agency Point 6 where he ran new business and helped establish an office in Shanghai. Simon also spent 10 years at The Week, in both its London and New York offices, has worked in custom publishing at Redwood and began his career in local newspapers.
"It’s an incredibly exciting and challenging time in the online news industry. For those that care about serving consumers with high quality content, there’s never been so much opportunity. But we are more aware than ever of the potential threats. I choose to believe that those dedicated to bringing innovation and great experiences to their audiences will not just survive, but thrive. The Drum Online Media Awards are an opportunity to be inspired by what the best are achieving."