Simon Upton is Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Solomon Partners. He joined the firm in 2021.


Mr. Upton joined Solomon Partners following a 21-year career at Credit Suisse, where he was the Chief Operating Officer of the Investment Banking & Capital Markets Division. Prior to that, Mr. Upton held senior investment banking technology and operations roles at Credit Suisse, including Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).  In his role as COO of Solomon Partners, he leads and oversees the firm’s finance, information technology, legal, compliance and operations functions, which report to him directly.


Mr. Upton graduated from the University of Plymouth (UK) with a B.S. in Computing & Informatics.  He holds FINRA 7 and 24 licenses.