Anne Timpany (originally from Timaru) arrived in London in October 2003 with no long-term plans to stay past 6 months. 16 years later Anne has co-founded businesses in the construction sector, is the CEO of ATRA Group and is launching the On Tap Toolbox Academy.
Anne is a multi-award-winning serial entrepreneur with a BA Hons from Victoria University in Wellington and a CIM Marketing Diploma. Anne won the prestigious Everywoman Athena Award in 2017 and was runner-up to the Great British Entrepreneur Award in 2018. Her considerable entrepreneurial skills have ensured the ATRA Group’s continued growth and development to being recognised as a leading building services provider in London.
Anne is a Woman in Construction Ambassador and also a Freeman of the City of London and is installed as a Liveryman in the Worshipful Company of Plumbers, one of London’s oldest liveries. Anne is a keynote speaker at many events, regular columnist and has featured on many media outlets including BBC Breakfast, NZ Herald, The Telegraph and the Daily Mail.