Simon Bailey has focused on evidence based social interventions throughout his career. He has worked on social and financial inclusion for low income adults in Canada, on micro-insurance in Bangladesh, and on building skills for young people and adults at Aflatoun. He has focused on ways that financial, educational, and policy ecosystems can be aligned to empower disadvantaged groups.
At Aflatoun, his responsibilities include the development of new programmes and curriculum, evaluation and research, as well as partnerships with international institutions and organizations.
Simon has an MBA from the University of Amsterdam and a degrees in history and political philosophy from University of Toronto and LSE.