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Gavin Simon in 2017
Gavin Simon is a video game designer and programmer.
He started out as a tester for Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2: Yuri's Revenge, Command & Conquer: Generals, Command & Conquer: Generals - Zero Hour, The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth and Black & White 2. He was the AI engineer for Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars and AI engineer and designer for Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 and Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3: Uprising.
In August 2009, he left EA Los Angeles with Amir Rao to found Supergiant Games, where he is currently the studio's engineer. He worked on Bastion, Transistor, and Pyre.