Tim Wates, BA Hons MBA - Non Executive Director
Tim is a Director of Wates, one of the UK’s largest privately owned construction, property services and development businesses – operating nationally with 4,000 employees and revenues of over £1.6bn. He started his career at Cazenove & Co. in the City prior to joining the Wates Group where he has held a number of roles around finance and housing – culminating in Managing Director of Wates Developments and then Chairman of Wates Family Holdings. He is Chairman of the Wates Family Council – the Family Shareholder Forum – is a member of the Wates Group Audit Committee and leads for the Family on Housing.
Tim is Chairman of the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership and a Non-Executive Director of Tampopo. A Trustee of various Wates Family charities and a Director of the Clink Charity, Tim is also an Advisory Board Member of the Judge Business School, Cambridge University and Deputy Lieutenant for Surrey and has an MBA from the Judge Business School at Cambridge University. Outside work, he likes to spend time with his family, enjoys food and wine and a weekly game of 5-a-side football.