As Director Communications, Simon Ueberheide is responsible for Media and Influencer Relations for startup and corporate clients. His team also covers RCKT’s Corporate Communications department. Prior to joining RCKT, he was Senior Communications Manager at Rocket Internet, where he provided communications support for a number of start-ups in Germany and the UK. Simon Ueberheide graduated with a Master of Arts in Communications and Media Studies and attended universities in Hanover and Milan. Before entering the digital economy, he worked as a research assistant at the Institute for Journalism and Communication Research in Hanover where he focused on the role of new digital media in society.