Bruno Simon

Senior Director, Go-to-Market & Operations, HERE

Bruno Simon initiated his career at RENAULT where he spent 17 years. Bruno started as a manager in the Design Department handling the migration from manual to digital design. After 9 years, He was promoted to e-vehicle project director with a team of 110. After 4 years in this role, he became vice president engineering and quality IS Business where he was responsible for the worldwide management of CAD/CAM/PDM solutions. After RENAULT, Simon took the position of senior vice president European Operations at telematics services company, CONNEXIS Kft. (a Ygomi Company) where, with overall accountability for European development and holding managing director responsibilities for Connexis in Europe, he ramped up the Ygomi Corporate Development Centre in Hungary from 80 to 300+ employees within the space of 18 months. A year later, he was promoted to executive vice president and chief operating officer.

Since August 2013, Bruno has the overall responsibility for HERE Connected Driving Go-to-Market and Operations, heading a team distributed across APAC, EMEA and Americas. Prior to this position, Bruno led the EMEA&APAC HERE Traffic Teams.