Simon Taylor

Simon Taylor

Simon Taylor is CEO of HYCU. Simon creates and executes on the vision and strategy of HYCU, the multi-cloud backup and recovery SaaS company. Prior to HYCU, Simon held senior executive positions at Comtrade Software including President and CEO as well as Chief Strategy Officer of The Comtrade Group where he evaluated technology development, partner relationships and strategic investments for the $400M+ Comtrade Group. He also held management and leadership positions at Putnam Investments, Omgeo and Forrester Research. Simon sits on the board of directors of College Bound Dorchester and is an active member of YPO (Young Presidents Organization) in Boston. A Boston Business Journal 40 Under 40 Award winner, Simon holds an MBA from Instituto de Empress (Madrid) and an BSc Operations Technology from Northeastern University.

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Winning Awards at Nutanix .NEXT
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The Comtrade Software Way of Life: Mutual Respect, Inclusion and Collaboration
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UK Brexit and Data Management Security Consequences for US Companies in Europe
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