Simon has worked in the telecommunication and Internet industry for the past sixteen years. He serves as a Technical Contact for Dot TZ ccTLD at the TCRA. He is the founding member of the TZNOG, ISOC Chapter, and IPv6 National Committee in Tanzania. Globally, Simon serves as a member of the AfTLD Technical Working Group, where he volunteers as a tutor in various capacity-building courses organized by the AfTLD to ccTLDs operators in Africa and works with the NSRC on a part-time basis. Simon holds a BSc in Information Systems and Technology (USIU-A) and an MSc in Information Systems Management (Salford University).