Throughout his career in engineering and business development, Stephen M Timms has focused on the global market. He has served since 2011 as vice president of strategic programs for the International Golden Group in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, where he has secured a number of high-profile global partnerships and military programs. Stephen M Timms comes to this role following service as vice president of business development for Asia and then the Middle East and Africa with a global defense technology firm.
While with this organization, Stephen M Timms developed and initiated effective business growth strategies. He secured contracts with such clients as the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Armed Forces, who hired the company to provide advanced technology Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) platforms powered by innovative new surveillance technology. Mr. Timms accepted this executive role following similar success as business development director for the Middle East region. In this position, he successfully pursued new opportunities while strengthening relationships with current clients.
Stephen M Timms demonstrates highly developed cross-cultural communication skills, having served in the military technology field since 1983. Supported by a bachelor of science in electrical engineering (BSEE), he also holds an MBA in international business.