EXPERT COMMENT: Appcelerator’s senior director on native mobile apps versus HTML5

Simon Berman is a senior director of product marketing at Appcelerator. Previously he was the VP of products at network testing vendor Mu Dynamics and prior to that was VP of product marketing for emergency notification vendor, AtHoc. Before that, he spent more than 12 years at Mercury Interactive (now part of Hewlett-Packard), where he says he helped build the company’s performance testing business to more than 70% market share, with annual revenues exceeding USD250m. He holds an MS in computer science from UniversityCollegeLondon and a BS in aeronautical engineering from ImperialCollege, London.