Leadership - Simon Collin

Simon Collin Director of Legal Markets
LexisNexis UK & Ireland

Current responsibilities
Simon leads the Legal Markets teams and has overall responsibility for all of our legal products, including setting and driving our current and future commercial and product development strategy that ensures LexisNexis remains the leading provider of workflow, research and guidance solutions that help our customers succeed. The products include the online LexisLibrary, PSL practical guidance and Lexis Draft solutions together with responsibility of our key brands such as Halsbury’s Laws of England, Atkin’s Court Forms, Harvey on Industrial Relations, Simon’s Taxes, and New Law Journal. Together, these make up our encyclopedias, books, looseleafs, magazines, and journals that form the basis of our print and online core content. In addition, Simon also leads the learning function of the business, which goes to market under the LexisLearning moniker.

Experience prior to LexisNexis
Before joining LexisNexis, Simon had a successful entrepreneurial career building up and leading a number of niche web, book and magazine publishing companies that provided essential material to professional sectors. Having studied and written extensively about technology, he is endlessly enthusiastic about the potential of the web in transforming publishing, and has built expertise in migrating high value print material online.

Hobbies
Simon enjoys skiing and historic cars – along with a passion for wine. But rarely at the same time.

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