Simon Cocking is Senior Editor at Irish Tech News, Editor in Chief at CryptoCoinNews, and freelances for Sunday Business Post, Irish Times, Southern Star, IBM, G+D, and other publications.

He is also a business mentor and advisor working with 18 successful ICOs to date. He also has over 114,000 followers on Twitter and 18,600 LinkedIn connections, named on 10 global Twitter influencer lists in the last 12 months. He is an accomplished public speaker at events including TEDx, Web Summit, Dublin Tech Summit, and overseas in Singapore, Moscow, Tel Aviv, Madrid, Tbilisi, Riga, Porto and Helsinki recently. He has been based in Ireland for over 22 years and has cofounded or founded six successful companies, and introduced one national sport to the country [Ultimate Frisbee].