Tim McBain joined HIGHVERN as Group Head of Technology in 2022 and is an accomplished professional with a strong background in technology leadership. He holds a BSc Econ (hons) from Aberystwyth University, an MSc in Information Technology for Management from Coventry University, and an MBA from Open University. Additionally, he has also obtained certifications in CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor) and CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional).

With over two decades of experience in the industry, Tim has held prominent roles in leading financial institutions. From 2000 to 2014, he served in various roles culminating in an appointment as Head of Technical Services where he successfully managed various technical initiatives and oversaw the smooth operation of the organization’s technology infrastructure.

In 2014, Tim transitioned to the role of Head of Information Technology at a Jersey fund administration services provider where he continued to demonstrate his expertise in driving technological advancements. Throughout his time in this role, which lasted until 2022, he played a pivotal part in implementing innovative IT strategies, enhancing both technical and business processes and driving information security including gaining ISO27001 certification.


  • BSc, Economics from Aberystwyth University
  • MSc in Information Technology for Management from Coventry University
  • MBA from Open University
  • CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor)
  • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)