Dr Simon King is a former special adviser to the Irish Prime Minister. He then worked as a government affairs specialist at Accenture and strategy consultant at No. 10 Downing Street, HM Treasury and the Cabinet Office.
He joined Defence Strategy and Solutions in 2006 before going on to become a partner at Hakluyt & Company. In 2012 he established GMTL, a corporate intelligence company and advisory service. GMTL has a worldwide network which provides tailored information for clients on political risk, reputational due diligence, market entry and competitor strategy.
GMTL advises senior management at some of the world’s top corporations, investment and private equity companies.
Simon holds a 1st class BA from Trinity College Dublin and a PhD from Oxford University.