Simone was a 2018 Fellow. She was placed at Langdon Park School as part of her frontline placement and advised We Are Digital within her consulting project. Her mentor was Christine Quigley.
Born and raised in East London, Simone graduated from the University of York with a degree in Accounting and Finance. Prior to Year Here she worked at leading businesses, Google and Morgan Stanley, and micro-businesses through Balloon Ventures in Uganda. It was through this diverse exposure that she became particularly interested in how finance and entrepreneurship can drive social change.