Tim became a diplomat after 8 years as an Army officer, where he served in places from the Balkans to the Falklands. He joined the Foreign Office the day before the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the US. Since then he has worked in Afghanistan and Pakistan on security issues, and in London on counter terrorism and the Middle East. He arrived in Prague by bike in the summer of 2012, expecting something of a change of focus.
Previous roles in government
Deputy Ambassador, Czech Republic
- 2002 to 2016