Executives

Leader

Robert Kimbell

Was born in Cambridge and brought up in Northants. He was a Management Consultant specialising in the field of global executive search. Robert worked for private companies in London and Singapore. His interests include travel, international trade, geopolitics and domestic politics. He is driven by his desire to see Britain reach its ultimate potential. Robert Kimbell is the first Leader of the Time Party.

Tim Considine

Deputy Leader

Tim Considine

Tim was born in Nairobi and his family returned to UK after Kenya’s independence for him to complete his education. He studied Law at Selwyn College, Cambridge before working in domestic, international and City wholesale banking. After becoming a freelance consultant, he became actively involved in advising and growing SME businesses. Settled in Hampshire for over 30 years, he now runs a specialist IT company. Having led high-profile projects and served as a voluntary RoSPA motorcycle tutor, he believes passionately in the capacity of every individual to succeed.

Director of Administration

Martin T. White

Was born in Herts and brought up in Buckinghamshire. He was educated at the University of Sheffield, where he studied Electronics and Materials Technology. He was a Control System Design Engineer and is an expert in industrial systems and strategy. Martin worked for private companies in the UK, Germany and the Middle East. His interests include aircraft, domestic politics and financial investments.

Deputy Chairwoman
Responsible for Greater Manchester

Ann Chambers

Ann was born and educated in Greater Manchester. She has had a long and productive career in a variety of roles across a broad range of organisations and industries in both the UK and overseas, including international trade and health & safety sectors. She currently runs her own business providing support services to micro enterprises and small companies delivering the additional skills, knowledge and experience to enable them to grow their operations to the point when they are in a position to employ the additional staff they require. Ann’s interests are family, helping people, gardening and politics. Ann currently lives in Astley, Greater Manchester.

Deputy Chairwoman
Responsible for Kent

Julie Bishenden

Julie was born in Merseyside and educated in Berkshire. She was an on-board Manager within the Cross Channel ferry industry before spending fourteen years working for the Ministry of Justice. She is now training to be a Silversmith.

Julie has been a resident of Kent for thirty years and is currently living near Canterbury. Her interests include genealogy and researching local history.

Deputy Chairman
Responsible for Wales

Nick Corbett

Nick was raised in North Wales and has lived there ever since. He has always worked in his family’s company, a turf accountants’ business active on and off-course, where he is now a Director. The company has an extensive network of branches in both Wales and England. Outside business responsibilities, his interests include scuba diving, rotary wing aviation, travel and politics. Nick is a resident of Flintshire, North Wales.

Senior Advisor
Health

Stephen Priestley

Born in Hong Kong, where he lived until aged 18, Stephen went on to study German at the University of Warwick, completed a Certificate in Rehabilitation Work with Visually Impaired People and completed an MSc and Diploma in Social Work at Southampton University. He specialises in psychiatric social work, most recently as an Approved Mental Health Professional. Outside of work, he is an accomplished pianist, enjoys singing, is widely read and relishes travel. Stephen lives in Kent.

Senior Advisor
South America

Lord Iván Cañas

Iván was born in Caracas, Venezuela where he graduated in Law and practised Family Law, then joined an industrial chemicals corporation where he ultimately became the Legal Advisor in the company’s Venezuelan head office. He relocated to the UK approximately 20 years ago, since then he has worked for two major retail businesses as a branch Deputy Manager. He now lives in Moray in Scotland. Iván’s interests are the internet including social media, UK and Latin American politics, human rights and landscape photography.