Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik

Simon Blake

Simon Blake is a senior staff member at HPI's D-School. Besides being a teamcoach during the semester, he was involved in setting up the D-School's Executive Education program in 2008. He has a background in applied media sciences and holds a degree in social and economic communications. Before joining the D-School, Simon co-invented several patent pending crossmedia innovations for customers like Daimler or Foresee.

In his sparetime, he develops games for his little nephew and likes cycling at Berlin's lakesides. Being an avid drummer for about twenty years, Simon claims having been a local rockstar in his youth.