Gerd Simon

Gerd Simon

Independent Consultant

Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation & Energy Berlin Mentor

Gerd was one of the Interxion´s co-founders in Germany, one of the DE-CIX´s core hubs where the world´s leading Internet Service Providers are connected. Over the past 20 years, he held various executive board positions in the Internet & ICT industry.

He became notable in the Internet industry for pioneering carrier neutral digital hubs and is recognized as a pathfinder to lead a climb in the converging ICT industry. He coached many start-ups and corporate ventures, being a lean thinker, helping them to develop business plans and investor pitches.

Today, Gerd is an independent management consultant and entrepreneur. He supports ventures in Europe, Middle East and South-East Asia, e.g. the growth of Digital Hub FrankfurtRheinMain.

His specialties are hands-on strategic program management, business development, cloud brokerage and full potential program execution. Gerd lives with his family in the Rhein-Main area, but he also enjoys networking & travelling the globe.