Full Name
Simon Jones
Job Title
Chief Operating Officer
Speaker Bio
An Emmy nominated senior media executive with a background in the development and international exploitation of music television intellectual property including American Idol, The X Factor, The Voice and La Voz Kids. During his tenure as CEO of Talpa USA he was responsible for the Voice and as COO of Syco Entertainment for The X Factor. Responsible for managing all aspects of Syco’s live business and in particular The X Factor U.K. Arena Tour and America’s Got Talent at the MGM Grand Los Vegas and Planet Hollywood. A major focus has been securing the maximum commercial benefit from music television assets globally on an extensive network of international platforms whilst collaborating with a wide range of music partners. More recently as managing director of Motion Content EMEA he was responsible for connecting Group M and its advertising media business with the TV ecosystem throughout Europe.
Simon Jones