Simon Zinger leads Dentsu Aegis Network's global legal team, which includes the Ethics & Compliance and Data Protection Compliance teams. Simon joined in 2003 from Vivendi where he was based in Paris as Assistant General Counsel and was responsible for a number of global matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, stock exchange listings, compliance program implementation and complex litigation. Prior to this, Simon worked in San Francisco as an attorney with the law firm of Baker & McKenzie.
Simon is qualified to practice law in the United States and in the United Kingdom and offers legal work experience across multiple industries.
Simon has been recognised as an innovative functional leader and is an active supporter of pro bono legal work to support local charities and to increase access to justice for those who cannot afford or find legal services.