Tim is Professor of Built Environment Foresight and Honorary Professor of Civil Engineering at University College London. He recently moved to UCL following a career in industry, with substantial experience as corporate director of technology, innovation and sustainability for globally operating engineering consultancies, including Atkins and Halcrow. Within his current role he works with industry and government to understand and prepare for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.
He is currently co-leading the strategic planning of the UK’s development and implementation of Digital Built Britain, and is a Director of both BuildingSmart (UK) Ltd and CEEQUAL Ltd. He is due to become President of the Institution of Civil Engineers in November 2016, and recently started a four-year term as a Vice Chairman of the Construction Industry Council.