Simon Daniel

CEO
Moixa
Simon Daniel
Simon has 25 years of experience in technology and business innovation. He leads Moixa’s overall strategy and growth plans, and market relations across government, industry, investors – and has raised £16m into the business. He is a serial inventor, with numerous patents in energy and mobile devices – e.g. he invented and licensed a folding PDA keyboard which sold 2m units. He founded Moixa for smart energy R&D and launched USBCELL in 2006, gaining numerous awards. Simon previously spent 8 years in Accenture’s Technology practice, where as a Senior Manager he helped co-create a Financial eCommerce new business unit, working with new ventures and start-ups. He has a background in AI and computing, e.g. 2009 Singularity University, MA in Natural Sciences, Theoretical Physics from Cambridge University (91-93), gap years at IBM Research and Defence research agency. He is also a member of the Smart Systems Forum, as part of BEIS/Ofgem, reviewing UK flexibility strategy.