Simon Jacobson

Simon Jacobson

Partner Development Lead UK @Microsoft Advertising

Simon is the regional sales and strategy lead for SMB customers and agencies at Microsoft Advertising. As a seasoned and passionate digital marketing professional with over 15 years’ obsession across the industry, Simon has experience on the advertiser-side, agency-side and bid-technology provider side of the industry. Simon has spoken at SIINDA previously on AI for Marketers, and is delighted to return to SIINDA in October to share thoughts on how AI and Data Science has helped Microsoft, and can help others in their own sales approach



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