Tim joined Shine Group in March 2013 as Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for the execution of the strategic direction of Shine Group and for managing the operation and commercial activities of all Shine Group companies.
Prior to this, Tim was Commercial Director and then Chief Operating Officer of Shine Australia between October 2010 and February 2013, where he was responsible for the performance of Shine Australia’s business units including providing operational, strategic and commercial direction in support of the company’s creative, production and off-screen functions. He also oversaw the company’s HR, business affairs, business development and financial teams.
Tim has spent over a decade working in the media industry, beginning at boutique entertainment law firm, Sheridans, in London, where he was a partner specializing in the music business. From 2004 to 2006, he was director of business and legal affairs and then acting managing director of Celador International, the distribution company best known for the global game show hit Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? When Celador was acquired by 2waytraffic NV, Tim took on a corporate development role for 2waytraffic until it was itself acquired by Sony in 2008.
At that point, Tim joined Shine Group as Business Development Director before taking on the role of Shine’s Commercial Director, Europe, which he held concurrently with the interim role of deputy CEO of Shine’s Scandinavian subsidiary, Metronome Group, and led to the opportunity in Australia.