Mitchell Simmons

ViacomCBS

VP, Government Relations

Mitchell Simmons

Mitchell Simmons is Vice President, Government Relations at ViacomCBS. In this role, he is responsible for policy across all ViacomCBS brands in EMEA including Channel 5, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and Paramount Pictures. He represents ViacomCBS to government and industry stakeholders on the future of the UK broadcasting ecology.

Prior to joining ViacomCBS in 2010, Simmons worked at Lexington Communications as a political and communications consultant to a range of corporate clients in the tech, financial services and the creative industries.

Simmons has an MBA from Cass Business School, University of London and undergraduate degree in Political Science from The University of Birmingham.