Simon Gooch
Chief Operating Officer
Swedish Radio
Sweden

Simon Gooch has a degree in journalism from Goldsmiths, University of London. He moved to Sweden in 1999 and has since then worked in the areas where audio, video, music and the web meet, as a writer and as a digital strategist.

Since August 2016, Simon is Chief Innovation Officer at Swedish Radio (Sveriges Radio),  having previously spent nearly a decade as Digital Media Director at Bauer Media (formerly SBS Radio). He passionately believes that digital is an integral part of every organisation and throughout his career has worked to encourage collaboration, break down silos and drive inclusive transformation. At Swedish Radio his remit is to drive content development across FM, digital and social whilst connecting technical development with new content ideas.