Simon Segars will join the Board of Vodafone Group Plc as a Non-Executive Director, at the close of the 2022 AGM, subject to shareholder approval.
Simon is currently a non-executive director of Dolby Laboratories, the American audiovisual technology business, and he is also Chair of the Global Semiconductor Alliance.
Previous positions held by Simon include CEO of Arm, the global leader in the development of semiconductor intellectual property. He successfully led the business from 2013 to 2022 and generated significant value for investors during his tenure. During 2017-2021, Simon was also a Board member of the SoftBank Group.
Simon has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in electronic engineering from the University of Sussex. Simon also has a Master of Science degree from the University of Manchester.