Tim Irwin

Tim Irwin

Chief executive EMEA

Essence

Contact me
  • 07879 885438
  • timirwin
  • 180 Oxford Street, London, W1D 1NN, United Kingdom
Work email

tim.irwin@essenceglobal.com

Bye-bye the decade with no name. What are you relieved to draw a line under?

Brexit. Oh no, wait a minute.

What’s your biggest hope for the decade ahead?

How long has the Donald got left in office?

And what’s top of your professional to-do list for the 2020s?

Learn how to code.

You have to job swap with someone in our industry for one month. Who would it be with and why?

Andrew Shebbeare – just to try out his big brain for size.

Who is your best friend in the industry and why?

Helen Weisinger. She keeps me on my toes.

What do you think the Friday feeling is?

Getting a seat on the Tube as half the world is shirking from home.

Who or what would you put into room 101 and why?

The honours system.

If you could uninvent one piece of technology, what would you choose and why?

Video assistant referee.

In the spirit of embracing failure… What has been your biggest screw-up?

Pouring a jug of coffee into a client's lap.

What do you do to stay match fit?

I get up at 4am, run 10k, go spinning at lunchtime and then do a 2k swim after work each day ;)

What would be your darts walk-on music and why?

The Power. Just to annoy that odious little twerp.

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