Simon Strauss

Simon Strauss

Chief Growth Officer

Simon Strauss started with the business in early 2019 after an extensive career as a senior business and technology leader in Telecommunications (Telstra/Tandem), IT (APC/Glencore), Logistics (Linfox) and FMCG (Mars).  His role as Chief Growth Officer is to focus on new opportunities for Active.

Simon has held positions at CEO, Director, EGM and Vice President levels.  He is highly strategic with full end-to-end business, field workforce, supply chain and digital experience with focus on the disciplines of operations, account management, IT, logistics, marketing and market research, S&OP, procurement and R&D.

A proven strategic thinker, creator and doer who’s lived and worked in the US, the UK, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Simon brings an exceptional range of quality skills to complement our Executive Leadership Team.