Tim Duffy (Chair)
Tim Duffy is Chairman of M&C Saatchi (UK) Ltd.
He has worked in advertising for over 25 years, joining Saatchi and Saatchi in 1986. In 1995 he was one of the founders of M&C Saatchi which now operates in 19 countries, and has specialist expertise in public relations, direct marketing, digital and mobile marketing.
He has a particular interest in communications strategy and has advised a range of blue chip companies, including British Airways, Procter and Gamble, GlaxoSmithKline, the National Lottery, Royal Bank of Scotland, Transport for London, and London 2012. He has worked extensively with government, most recently advising the Department of Health on its anti-obesity and cancer strategies.
His personal interests include political history and literature, and he is a judge for the 2014 Josephine Hart Poetry Awards. Tim is Chair of the General Media Panel, part of the Advertising Standards Authority.