Mr. Simon is responsible for WorldBusiness Capital’s lending, underwriting, and marketing activities in Latin America, with a focus on Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and Brazil. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Simon worked at J.P. Morgan (Private Bank) covering high net worth individuals as a member of the banking team based in Mexico. He started his career in the financial services sector in foreign exchange corporate sales for a Mexican bank, mainly servicing middle market firms and multi-national corporations. During his tenure, he pioneered a firm-wide initiative, as a leader and representative of the sales team, geared towards structuring and developing the FX Derivatives division. Mr. Simon is one of the founders of a private equity firm focused on residential development and urbanization projects in Mexico’s Bajio region. Mr. Simon has a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business Management from Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico City, Mexico) and an MBA from Babson College (Boston, MA). He is fluent in Spanish, English, Portuguese, and French (conversational).