Tim Barnes’ marketing and strategy assignments include positions as VP Marketing for EMEA with responsibility for all regional outbound marketing activities, as VP Strategy for a major public company, and as VP Corporate Marketing for a publicly listed technology firm in Silicon Valley. His consulting experience spans more than a decade of working with clients in a diverse range of industries.
Born in South Africa and educated in the UK, New Zealand and the US, Tim Barnes graduated with degrees in English Literature, Computer Science, and Building Science from Victoria University of Wellington. He recently completed his M.Arch at Academy of Art University in San Francisco.
His multi-faceted career has included research and software development for computer-aided design; artificial intelligence, architectural design, marketing, consulting and business strategy.
In recent years his output has included a play (now the libretto of an opera with Michael Sanie), a children’s novel, two technical volumes and a range of furniture designs with a focus on material efficiency.
His extra-curricular interests include music, sailing, and technology.