General Manager – Customers,
Tim leads NZTE’s Customer Team and is responsible for NZTE’s work with companies and coalitions throughout New Zealand. Prior to taking up his current role in July 2015, he was General Manager International where he was responsible for NZTE's work in overseas markets. He has also been NZTE's Director China, and Regional Director for Australia-Pacific. Tim’s background spans corporate finance, strategy consulting, change management and international business development in roles, including Industry Initiatives Manager at the New Zealand Racing Board, Corporate Finance Advisor at Communications Equity Associates and Management Consultant at Hatch Beddows Ltd. During Tim’s 18 years advising businesses on how to grow and improve performance internationally, he has worked with many sectors including metal products, mining, media and entertainment, tourism, racing and wagering, business consulting, corporate finance and government. Tim holds a BBS (Management) and a post-graduate Honours degree in Enterprise Development from Massey University. Tim is based in Wellington.