Tim Irwin

EMEA CEO, Essence & Former Chief Operating Officer, Maxus Global


Tim is C.O.O. of Maxus UK, a position he has held since 2011. His task is to ensure that Maxus’s business operations are efficient in the short term and effective and relevant as the industry continues to go through a period of substantial change.

Prior to this Tim was Maxus MD from its inception in 2008 and has helped the agency grow to the UK’s number 7 agency with client billings in excess of £400m and 250 employees.

From 1999 to 2008 Tim was joint MD of boutique media agency BJK&E. And before the internet he had spells at Yellowhammer, Generator, Billett’s and Lintas.

Tim has 3 young children and spends most of his free time trying to keep up with them.


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