Simon Newman

Simon is the Head of Cyber and Business Services. Simon has held a number of senior management positions across Government, including the Home Office.

Prior to joining PDSC, Simon worked as a Strategic Advisor to the Ministry of Interior in the United Arab Emirates where he led on the development of several new crime reduction strategies and a major reorganisation of the Ministry. 

Simon’s role is to work with our staff and partners in developing and implementing the long term strategy of the Centre. He also supports the National Cyber Lead by reviewing our progress against the strategy and in identifying new priority areas.