Simon is a special counsel in Gilbert + Tobin's Tech+IP group and specialises in Payments, Fintech and Blockchain.

    Simon has over 20 years of experience, focusing on the Australian financial services laws, fintech, funds management, non-financial risk and anti-money laundering regulation. 

    He advises domestic and off-shore financial services businesses in dealing with regulators, structuring and launching new wholesale and retail products and navigating through the regulatory and legal issues that arise in this complex area of the law. 

    Simon has a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from the University of Otago.