Simon Traynor, NED | CEO | GM | CMO

Simon Traynor

Simon brings more than 20 years of experience in building and managing high profile, international sports, lifestyle, fashion and outdoor brands.

He has enjoyed a global executive career with ;

• Nike Europe
• Quiksilver Asia Pacific
• Coleman Asia Pacific
• YETI Australia & NZ

In recent years, Simon has pivoted into a full time career as an independent non-executive director, with a diverse board portfolio including ;

• Iconic Australian brand, Kookaburra Sport
• A technology start up called Buying Intelligence, which empowers fashion brands & retailers globally
• The disruptive big box pet retailer, Best Friends Pet Care
• Movember Foundation, the world’s largest men’s charity

Simon is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and holds a Master of Business, majoring in Marketing.

Finally, you are more likely to find him in the ocean or on the coast. As a passionate waterman, he enjoys surfing to ocean ski paddling and everything in-between.