Simon Cast

Simon Cast

Co-founder, ProdPad

Currently employed at Mind the Product ltd, ProdPad

Previous: PeerIndex, Freelance, MarketClusters, Australian Army, Singtel Optus


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At Mind the Product ltd

From January 2011 to Present
Organise ProductTanks, ProductCamp London and Mind the Product conferences and run the blog. These are all events and blog focused on building the global product management community and moving the discipline of product management forward


At ProdPad

From January 2010 to Present
ProdPad helps you easily create product roadmaps, collate and collaborate on ideas and improve the product management process within organisations. ProdPad is product management service for product managers by product managers.

Head of Products

At PeerIndex

From 2009 to July 2012


At Freelance

From October 2008 to April 2009

Manager, Business Operations

At MarketClusters

From April 2005 to September 2008

Troop Commander

At Australian Army

From 2003 to 2004

Space Engineer, Orbital Dynamics and Software Engineer

At Singtel Optus

From 2000 to 2003

University Of Queensland, Brisbane

Mechanical & Space Engineering, University of Queensland

From 1996 to 1999
Bachelor of Engineering


  • Product design
  • Product development
  • Product Management
  • Product strategy