Tim has worked as a writer and research consultant in Asia since 1992 with organisations such as the Economist Intelligence Unit and Ipsos Business Consulting. He has consulted for both public and private sector organisations and authored research papers and articles on topics such as flood controls in Southeast Asia, construction in Singapore, Asean’s air-conditioning challenge, transitioning to a low carbon economy, managing the energy mix and the Asean Economic Community. His opinion pieces and articles have been published in The Business Times, The Straits Times and Today as well as other publications. He is also a regular speaker and conference moderator for industry and client events.
Prior to this, Tim saw active service in the Middle East as British Army officer and has campaign medals for service with the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus and coalition forces in Operation Desert Storm. He has an MBA from Henley Business School and is a registered management consultant in Singapore.
In his spare time, he enjoys racing and cruising his sailboat around Southeast Asia's islands with his family and cleaning plastic debris from beaches and reefs.