Simon Goodman was born in London shortly after WWII and educated at the French Lycée in London and at Munich University. Goodman entered the music business in the late 1960s. After specializing in breaking new British artists abroad, Goodman then established an alternative distribution network in the U.S. in the early 1980s. Goodman is married to actress May Quiley and has one son and three daughters. He lives in Los Angeles, where his search for his family’s treasures continues.