Tim was appointed to the Board in October 2013. He grew up on the Solent sailing on any boat that would take him. He is an RYA Ocean Yachtmaster and an enthusiastic racer. He ran the Junior Sailing training at the Royal Dart Yacht Club for three years and is a keen supporter of youth sailing.
Tim first came to Dartmouth in 1982 as an Officer Cadet at Britannia Royal Naval College. He trained as a Navigator and was based in the Gulf and Hong Kong before returning to BRNC as Head of the Navigation Department in 1990.
On leaving the Royal Navy Tim completed an MBA and joined his wife’s Management Consultancy based in Devon. He has worked with a wide range of organisations from local food producers through to County Air Ambulances and international PLCs. He specialises in advising fast growth and turnaround businesses, predominantly working at board level. He is a strategic thinker with a clear understanding of marketing and a good grasp of business finance.
Tim keeps a yacht and a wooden launch on the Dart which he enjoys with his wife and four children.