Director, joined Golding Capital Partners’ Structuring team in 2019. He is responsible for the structuring of the investment products from a legal perspective, as well as for the due diligence of the investment structures.
Prior to joining Golding Capital Partners, Mr Simon spent eight years as a member of the Senior Management Team as well as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of a portfolio company held by a private equity fund operating in the maritime sector. Before that, he worked as a private practice lawyer for ten years in various international law firms and advised in the structuring of closed-ended and open-ended funds.
On top of his studies of law at the Universities of Mainz and Rome, Mr Simon successfully completed an additional degree as Master of German and Foreign Law. He has been a licensed attorney since 2000 and a Tax Specialist Lawyer (Fachanwalt für Steuerrecht) since 2004. In addition, he has obtained a qualification as Compliance Officer (Univ.) at the University of Augsburg.
Mr Simon is a co-author of the Handbook for Commercial and Corporate Law (Kölner Handbuch Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht) published by the publishing house Carl Heymanns.