Team Member ProfileTim James Director & Practice Lead : Corporate Affairs & Communications
Tim leads Ampersand International’s corporate affairs and communications practice in Melbourne. With over a decade of experience with the Ampersand International team, Tim prides himself on a loyal yet diverse client portfolio, complemented by some of the very best practitioners in the market.
He brings first-hand knowledge and functional expertise of corporate affairs and communications to all his clients, having spent more than 10 years at BMW Group Australia where he spearheaded their national PR and corporate communications function.
Tim is known for his sound strategic counsel at senior executive and C-suite level and his genuine and authentic approach; keeping it simple.
As a passionate communications professional, Tim established the Ampersand International Corporate Affairs Advisory Board, working with leading corporate affairs practitioners to help shape and continually innovate this business-critical function.
Tim holds a Degree in Business Marketing and is a long-standing partner and member of the International Association of Business Communicators Victoria (IABC).
When he’s not in the office, Tim is kept busy as a devoted father, playing sport with his three children and enjoying good food and wine with his family and friends.
About Ampersand International
Ampersand International is a leading executive recruitment and advisory business that specialises in sourcing and securing executive talent and leadership across corporate affairs, digital, marketing, communications, transformation and technology. Since 2008, we’ve been delivering trusted counsel and recruitment expertise to high performing businesses and candidates across the Asia Pacific region.