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Tim Weller

Incisive Media

London, UK

Founder, Chairman and CEO

Incisive Media

Tim Weller
Biography
Tim Weller is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Incisive Media, a leading global B2B information provider. He founded the company with just £275k of capital through the launch of Investment Week in 1994. In December 2000, it launched an IPO on the main Market of the LSE valuing the company at £75m. By August 2007 Tim had completed the $630m acquisition of American Law Media, creating a group with over 2500 staff and revenues of £250m and an enterprise value of over $1bn. Tim is also Chairman of several business' in the media and internet sectors including Trustpilot, Wejo and Taptica.

Personal Business Advice

"An organization, no matter how well designed, is only as good as the people who live and work in it."

Tim Weller’s Newsfeed

02 May 2017
Investment Week
Incisive Media founder Weller and CEO Whiteley lead MBO, Led by Investment Week founder Tim Weller

Investment Week founder Tim Weller and the leadership team of parent Incisive Media have secured a management buyout (MBO), that allows the business to accelerate its growth strategy under long-term private ownership.  The MBO was led by Tim Weller, founder and chairman, CFO Jamie Campbell-Harris and CEO Jonathon Whiteley; a team who have worked together in the business for two decades. This exciting development allows Incisive Media to operate as a fully independent private company.

29 Mar 2017
Professional Adviser
Incisive Media sells Insight division to Infopro Digital

Professional Adviser's parent company Incisive Media has sold its Insight division, which includes the Risk.net and Insurance Post brands, to French business-to-business (B2B) publisher Infopro Digital. "The Insight Group, the largest division of Incisive Media, has some respected and successful global brands," said Tim Weller, founder and chairman of Incisive Media.

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Tim Weller’s Background

Founder, Chairman and CEO
Nov 1994 - Present
London, UK
Incisive Media is an award winning information provider, serving a wide range of financial, business technology and professional services markets globally. An entrepreneurial and creative, digital-focused organisation on the cutting edge of media.
Managing Director
Mar 1994 - Dec 1994
London, UK
Source of intelligent information for the world’s businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster.
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Other Business Interests

Non-Exec Chairman
May 2016 - Present
Crewe, UK
wejo Ltd is a company with two core products. One is a data clearing house that is highly disruptive to the car manufacturer (“OEM”) and insurance markets, collecting vehicle’s sensor and location data from high volume mobile applications, Open Data sources and directly from connected cars. The second product is vertically integrated mobile application and software licensing.
Non-Exec Chairman
Jan 2016 - Present
London, UK
TRX is the online marketplace for secondary TV and video rights. It offers buyers and sellers a fast, efficient and cost effective way to transact online. The way TV rights are traded hasn’t changed in over 30 years… Many buyers and sellers around the world agree that the current way of doing business is old fashioned, slow and needs to change. TRX offers a new and exciting alternative.
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Tim Weller’s Education

BSC Hons, Zoology
1979 - 1982