Simon Fuller

Founder, XIX Entertainment

Simon Fuller is a renowned British entrepreneur whose innovative thinking, creative ambition and commercial acumen has transformed global entertainment for five decades. Fuller enjoys an unrivalled history of nurturing the careers of icons including Annie Lennox, Spice Girls, Kelly Clarkson, Amy Winehouse, David and Victoria Beckham and Lewis Hamilton.

He is the creator of the Idol TV format, the biggest entertainment franchise ever, and the inspiration behind the ground-breaking virtual ABBA Voyage show. A proven catalyst of change, Fuller continues to embrace new technology, platforms and partners to remain at the forefront of the entertainment world he has helped define.