Timothy Poole

International Trade Advisor
Department for International Trade

Timothy has many years’ experience in International Financial Services. He spent nearly 20 years with a number of global commercial banks focusing on the corporate marketplace. 

Timothy’s focus has consistently been on supporting companies in many industries with their international trade and financial needs, originally towards the Middle East; his first visit to Saudi Arabia was in 1981 and has been to the Gulf region many times. 

More recently he spent 10 years with Standard & Poor’s Ratings in London, responsible for business development and client management of Companies in the UK, Middle East and South Africa. 

Timothy is now a member of the Department for International Trade’s Financial & Professional Services team in London, supporting fintech, insurtech and regtech firms, payments businesses, foreign exchange, investment advisory and other financial technology companies in their international growth.