Eric Simon is a venture capitalist. Mr. Simon was born in Uruguay to a German family. His current projects range from olive oil production, and rule-based options trading, to investment risk budgeting systems. Previously, he served as CEO for ABN AMRO Bank in Miami. Mr. Simon also held several executive positions in Uruguay including Country Executive of ABN AMRO, President of Real Insurance, CEO of Banco Montevideo, and Vice President of the Electronic Stock Exchange. In addition, he held finance positions with Pepsi Cola International and Bank Boston. His educational background includes a Masters in Business Administration from Universidad de la República (Uruguay) and CPA certification. Mr. Simon resides in Miami with his wife and 7 children.