Tim is one of a handful of recognized global experts in the changing structure of supermarket and mass merchandise retailing. Tim has over 20 years experience in retailing, consumer packaged goods (CPG), and strategic consulting. Tim is Managing Director and one of the founding partners of Coriolis Research.
Tim regularly consults to retailers, private equity and government on retailing and the food/CPG industry in New Zealand, Australia, South East Asia, and globally.
Tim was the lead researcher on Coriolis reports on retail globalization, Wal-Mart, Costco, Aldi, Safeway, Woolworths Australia, Whole Foods, Trader Joes and many others.
Prior to helping found Coriolis, Tim worked for Swander Pace, Safeway, Dreyers, Woolworths and Kraft. Tim has a degree in Agricultural Economics and Food Industry Management from Cornell University.
Tim somewhat regularly edits many of the food and retailing related pages on Wikipedia.