Since 2009, Mr. Simony has served as the chairman of The Negotiation Institute, a leading provider of executive skills training dedicated to building collaborative leaders, high performing teams, and optimizing organizational effectiveness within companies worldwide. Under his leadership The Institute created and hosted the award-winning Women’s Insights on the Art of Negotiation (WIN) Summit a conference designed to challenge conventional thinking and advance new models of identity in order to reimagine traditional corporate environments and make vital opportunities more accessible to today’s professional women.
Mr. Simony currently serves as a Trustee for the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, served a three year term as the UN representative for Human Rights Advocates International. He is a member of The Army and Navy Club in Washington D.C., the New York Athletic Club in NYC and an active supporter of a number of philanthropic organizations.
Mr. Simony holds an MBA from Hautes Études Commerciales de Paris, graduated with a DFS from Oxford University’s Saïd Business School and a B.A from the City University of New York. He received his credentials as a certified expert in the field of fraud prevention from the American Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.