Simon Bax is the chairman of WiSpire, a provider of a rural broadband service in areas not supported by other service providers as well as Archant, an independently-owned regional media business. He also holds director positions at SVG Capital, MobiTV, and Inmarsat. He recently joined the British Bobsleigh and Skeleton Association Ltd as a non-executive director.
Bax has held a number of senior executive positions in the media industry, including chief financial officer of Chiat, CFO and president of Studio Operations of Fox Filmed Entertainment, and subsequently as the executive vice president and CFO of Pixar Animation Studios. In 2008, he co-founded and became chief executive officer of Encompass Digital Media, an international company in the provision of network origination services and fiber transmissions and digital media encoding services.
Bax holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Cambridge.
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