Board of Directors

Simon Aqui

Country Leader - IBM

Simon Aqui is the Business Development Executive for the IBM Caribbean Financial Services Sector, responsible for partnering with clients to manage their Digital Reinvention™ in this technologically disruptive generation.

Prior to this position, Simon served as the General Manager of IBM Trinidad & Tobago since 2008 with responsibility for the P&L country operations including strategic planning, sales, service delivery and support functions. Simon worked in various leadership positions at IBM over the last 25 years, and spent four years working and studying in Silicon Valley developing managerial and technology expertise.

He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad & Tobago (AMCHAM) as a former President, and as the Vice-Chair of the e-business Roundtable Executive Committee, a Public Private Partnership ICT Advisory board to the Government of Trinidad & Tobago. Simon is also actively involved with the United Way of Trinidad & Tobago, serving on the Donations and Marketing Committee.

Simon obtained his B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine and his MBA from the University of California, Berkeley (Haas).