Tim served for six years as a non-executive director at the Home Office and for two as a project management adviser to the Cabinet Office. A former partner and senior executive of Accenture plc, Tim has spent 25 years as an adviser and consultant to business managers and directors in the UK, the EU and the US. He has experience in multiple sectors of private industry and with departments and agencies in the UK public sector, including the Metropolitan Police, HMRC and the Department for Work and Pensions. Tim led the Public Policy Unit at Accenture, publishing research papers on various social and public affairs issues including tax-benefit integration and youth skills and employment prospects.
An enthusiastic cyclist and amateur historian, Tim received an OBE for services to government in 2008 and has been a Fellow of the RSA since the 1990s.