Yoni (Yonatan) Simon was born in 1995 and is a graduate of the dance department at the Ironi Alef High School in Tel Aviv. During his studies, he participated in a student exchange program with the de Kunsthumaniora school in Belgium. Yoni participated in the Batsheva Excellence Program in 2011-2014 as well as in the KCDC Excellence Program in 2011-2012. He was the recipient of a full scholarship to the American Academy of Ballet Summer Course in 2013. Yoni served in the IDF as a privileged outstanding dancer.
Joined Batsheva Ensemble as an apprentice in 2014 and as a dancer in 2015. He joined Batsheva Dance Company in 2016.