Tim graduated from Auckland University with a Bachelor of Engineering and subsequently gained a postgraduate Diploma of Business in Finance. After working for four years each as a consulting civil engineer and as a project manager for a listed property company, he joined Westpac in 1989. During his 17 year career at Westpac he managed the bank’s relationships with some of the country’s most significant property developers and investors. After a brief stint with an Australian listed investment bank, in 2010 Tim joined CapitalGroup, with whom he had enjoyed a long term business relationship. At CapitalGroup he has been responsible for managing the retail mortgage loan book through CBD Mortgages Limited as well as originating and managing a variety of mezzanine loan positions. Tim is married with two children.