Tim is Managing Partner at Abingworth, a leading global life sciences venture investment firm. Tim joined Abingworth in 2005 having been CEO of Abingworth’s portfolio company, Astex Therapeutics, and was instrumental in establishing it as a leading UK biotechnology company. Tim has held multiple senior management positions in the US and Europe, including CEO of Datascope Corp., Thackray Inc, and General Manager at Baxter UK. Tim has a BSc from Exeter University and an MBA from INSEAD. He is a former Director of the BIA and sat on the BVCA Venture Committee and the Wellcome Trust/NHS Health Innovation Challenge Fund.