Simon Clark is a nonresident senior fellow at American Progress working on combating violent white supremacy.
For 15 years, Clark built and led Fidelity’s European venture capital operation before moving to Generation Investment Management, the sustainability-focused investing firm. Before joining Fidelity, Clark was the chief financial officer of the TheStreet.com, an early online news startup after building the Reuters web presence in the mid-1990s. Clark qualified as a chartered accountant at Price Waterhouse.
Clark is a board member of Foreign Policy for America, an advocacy group for a principled U.S. approach to the world, and chairs the board of the Center for Countering Digital Hate, an international nonprofit NGO that seeks to disrupt the architecture of online hate and misinformation.