Tim Jones is chairman of the South West Business Council (formally the Devon & Cornwall Business Council). He has recently finished a six-year term with the Heart of the South West LEP as board member and its founding chairman. Also, an 11-year term as a board member of Devon Chamber.
Tim is involved in a number of other organisations including being a governor at Falmouth University, governor at the Plymouth College of Art, vice chairman of South West Water's WaterFuture Panel, trustee at Dartington Hall, chairman of the North Devon Biosphere Foundation, board member of North Devon and the Sherford Development Board. Tim is also the national lead for the Great Food Plan (a Defra initiative).
Outside business related activities, Tim is also involved in a wide range of criminal justice issues being a special advisor to HM Prison Services, chairman of Broadreach which deals with a wide range of drug and alcohol services and chairman of North Devon Biosphere Foundation. Trustee for the Outset Foundation and trustee for Fort Bovisand. Tim also served for 22 years as chairman of the Princes Trust for Devon & Cornwall and as a south west regional board member and also a board member of Dame Hannah Rogers Trust.
Tim has active business interests and has been involved for over 35 years in a wide range of property issues. Tim is now extensively involved in commercial property development across the south west peninsula and is a director within Belstone Fox Project Management Ltd and Wessex Investors Ltd.