Simon Hoare

Simon is an IT professional and customer of ignite at a large insurance company. His career spans over 26 years and throughout it has held a number of senior positions, primarily in architecture. In his most recent role, he’s demonstrated proven success in launching, building, and growing a successful API best practice program – moving the organization from a SOA strategy to one in which they’re leveraging micro-services and API management best practices, working with everyone from API analysts to the business. He’s been able to demonstrate not only an impact on the bottom line but also directly tying together business innovation and ideas with existing IT capabilities.