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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 Bain Capital Ventures Leads $87.5M Series A Funding Round for HYCU
Cloud Backup
The Multi-cloud Journey Continues with Bain Capital Ventures
When Goran and I first started discussing a new startup, our vision was to build a business that transformed backup and recovery in the same way...
The Multi-cloud Journey Continues with Bain Capital Ventures

When Goran and I first started discussing a new startup, our vision was to build a business that transformed backup and recovery...

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Proud to be Backed by Bain Capital Ventures
Cloud Backup
Proud to be Backed by Bain Capital Ventures
 
Proud to be Backed by Bain Capital Ventures

 

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Moving to the cloud and the rise of as a service for backup are two major trends for 2021.
Cloud Backup
What's In Store for 2021
If 2020 taught us anything, beyond being resilient, being safe, becoming work from home and Zoom experts, it was that the Cloud was more critical...
What's In Store for 2021

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Why you need to update your current data protection solution
Disaster Recovery
Revisiting Strategies for Data Protection from #BUDRInsightJam
December 15th marked the Second Annual #BUDRInsightJam hosted by Solutions Review. The celebration focused on all things backup, disaster recovery...
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Nutanix
There Are Times
There are times when you’re running a company that the odds may feel insurmountable. It’s not often talked about but the reality is that all...
There Are Times

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Nutanix
The Value of Strategic Partners: Nutanix
Building on an impressive list of firsts, I’m proud of our latest recognition of the value of our strategic relationship with Nutanix. It’s not...
The Value of Strategic Partners: Nutanix

Building on an impressive list of firsts, I’m proud of our latest recognition of the value of our strategic relationship with...

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Multi-cloud data protection team
HYCU
What does it mean when you spell HYCU?
We just wrapped a very successful Sales Kick off in Miami. I couldn’t be prouder of the team and what HYCU has been able to accomplish in such a...
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We just wrapped a very successful Sales Kick off in Miami. I couldn’t be prouder of the team and what HYCU has been able to...

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HYCU: The Full Picture and Why 2019 Was So Good
For HYCU, 2019 was an outstanding year. 300% year-over-year growth. Multiple new solutions delivered to market! First to support and make Nutanix...
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For HYCU, 2019 was an outstanding year. 300% year-over-year growth. Multiple new solutions delivered to market! First to support...

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Nutanix
Three Take-aways for Any Global Leader
When you are in the midst of an important product launch, or any strategic initiative for that matter, you can easily get lost in the activities...
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Backup and Recovery Lessons learned at Google Cloud Summit Chicago-1
Remote Office Backup
SysAdmin Day
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Nutanix
Winning Awards at Nutanix .NEXT
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Nutanix
Evolving Data Protection in the Era of Hyperconvergence
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HYCU
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