Holding both a Bachelor and Master degrees in engineering Tim is a chartered civil engineer with over forty years experience in the design, construction and management of major infrastructure projects. His experience also encompasses managing engineering and maintenance of operational high speed and classic rail.
From an initial background in highways and tunnels Tim moved to railways as a senior member of the Jubilee Line Extension Project team. Following that he joined Railtrack plc as Chief Engineer Sothern Zone before moving to the Channel Tunnel Rail Link (CTRL) project to head the client team for the design and construction of the London section which included St Pancras International station. On completion of CTRL Tim joined the Board of HS1 Co as Engineering Director.
In 2012 Tim joined CH2M Hill as their International Director for High Speed Rail and was seconded to HS2 were he was Chief Engineer and Lead witness in Parliament for the Phase 1 and Phase 2a Hybrid Bills. Tim joined HS2 in April 2018 and is currently Managing Director for Phase 2.