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Broadband World Forum
24-26 October 2023, Porte de Versailles

Simon Holden
Group COO at CityFibre


Simon has 30 years of experience working with Telecom, Media and Technology (TMT) companies. Before joining CityFibre, he was a partner at Goldman Sachs where he spent 18 years in London and New York. There he held senior roles in the Investment Banking division including Global Chief Operating Officer and Vice-Chairman of EMEA as well as a number of leadership roles in the TMT banking team.

Prior to joining Goldman, Simon worked for Baring Brothers in London and Hong Kong. He is a fellow of the institute of chartered accountants, qualifying with Coopers and Lybrand. He is a graduate of Imperial College, London.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel Discussion: Overcoming the financial challenge of fibre rollout with an investment partner