Tim Baker is the Global Head of Applied Innovation at Thomson Reuters. He leads a global group of engineers, data scientists and subject matter experts. The team supports internal proposition and product teams to solve for specific challenges, helping test business hypotheses while engaging and validating these with customers. Prior to Thomson Reuters, Tim was a Managing Director at UBS, occupying a variety of analytical and supervisory positions and boards. He originally trained as an electronics engineer at Rolls-Royce. Tim has an MBA from Bath University, and is a CFA Charter Holder.