Tony Simon grew up on a farm in West Wales before qualifying as a veterinarian from the University of Cambridge Veterinary School in 1986. He spent 5 years in mixed livestock/companion animal and specialist companion animal veterinary practices in the UK before joining Pfizer Animal Health in 1991 as a Veterinary Advisor.
During his time at Pfizer Animal Health, now Zoetis, he has worked in the UK, European regional Headquarters and US global Headquarters in a range of veterinary technical and strategic roles. He is part of Zoetis’ R&D organization based in Brussels with responsibility for European Scientific Affairs and Pharmacovigilance. He is also a member of the AnimalhealthEurope and HealthforAnimals Pharmacovigilance Working Parties and an industry delegate at the global VeDDRA committee and the VICH Pharmacovigilance Expert Group.