Simon Camerer, Principal at BrandSpring Advisory

Simon Camerer
Principal at BrandSpring Advisory

Most recently Simon served as the Chief Operating Officer for Multichoice South Africa, having spent 11 years at Multichoice in a number of commercial roles, notably Chief Customer Officer and Chief Marketing and Sales Officer.

Before joining Multichoice, Simon was the CMO at Cell C, and had served as Marketing Director for the Walt Disney Company in Europe, as well as holding other senior international marketing and strategy positions at Anderson Consulting (now Accenture) and Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising.

Simon obtained a BA degree at Stellenbosch and an MBA at Thunderbird – The American Graduate School of International Management in the USA. Simon has also attended numerous executive management courses at Harvard, INSEAD, IMD, GIBS and most recently the Executive Program at Singularity University.

Simon currently sits on the board of BASA (Business and Arts South Africa)

When not thinking about customers and campaigns, Simon spends his time with his family and on his bike.

“The business of marketing is the business of business.
If you don’t have marketing, you don’t have a business”