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Simon Abrahams

Simon joined PAC in June 2017. He has 17 years’ experience in cloud, hosting and managed IT services, preceded by 10 years working on telco Internet and data communications.

Role and responsibilities:

Simon is PAC UK's Research Director focused on the evolution of hosting, cloud and managed infrastructure services in UK. Simon’s work addresses the needs of both global vendors and Enterprise end-users, and alongside these core focus areas, Simon is also part of PAC’s custom research team which undertakes bespoke research and consultancy projects.

Areas of expertise:

  • Cloud computing (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS)
  • Hosting services
  • Infrastructure services
  • Managed IT
  • IT usage trends in the UK Telco and Retail verticals
  • Consulting on Analyst Relations

Previous Experience:

  • Head of Market Strategy & Insight, Rackspace International
  • Head of Product Marketing, Rackspace International
  • Associate Director of Data Centre Solutions, COLT Telecom
  • Product Manager Global Hosting, Orange Business Services


  • Certified (Core / CIP-I) Competitive Intelligence Professional
  • Master’s degree in Marketing – University of Westminster, UK
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering – Coventry University, UK
  • Diplôme Universitaire de Technologie – University of Lyon, France

Research Director​
Cloud & Infrastructure services

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Contact information:
Simon Abrahams
Tel: +44 770 236 70 39
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