Silverpeak Chairman, Simon Walker, has intimate knowledge of the technology industry, as well as a wealth of experience in the intricacies of the law associated with the detail of deals within the ever-evolving sector.

With 20 years at the international law firm, Taylor Wessing, as Partner in their Corporate Technology Group, Simon set up its venture capital practice.

His experience in providing advice on corporate law, funding, and mergers and acquisitions to technology companies makes him the perfect fit as a non-executive for Silverpeak.

Simon is a regular speaker at conferences and served as a Member of the Advisory Board  (Europe) of Cleantech Network LLC and as a member of the BVCA Venture Capital Committee.

Simon relaxes by traveling, keeping fit and choral singing.