Tim Kamombo brings a wealth of financial and accounting experience while Dr Mike Csukai’s industry experience spans a range of life science disciplines that complement the Institute’s areas of research focus.
Professor Neil Hall, Director of the Earlham Institute, said: “We’ve welcomed two exceptional individuals to the Board, each of whom brings invaluable insight and experience to help us drive forward an ambitious programme of life science research and innovation.”
Tim is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He has extensive experience in financial reporting, accounting, and audit. His experience spans across different sectors, including financial services and charities.
Having joined the Earlham Institute Board in June 2023, Tim is also the Chair of the Audit Committee. He is also a Finance Director at PensionBee Group plc, which he joined after 10 years in audit with PwC and Grant Thornton in Zimbabwe, USA, London, and Jersey.
Tim also sits on a number of other charity committees and boards in the UK, including Guy’s and St Thomas Foundation, where he is a co-opted member of the Finance & Audit Committee.
On joining the Institute’s Board of Trustees, Mr Kamombo said: “The Earlham Institute has a broad portfolio and strong track record of impact in organisms that are important to society and the economy. I’m excited to be joining the Board at the start of a new funding cycle, with so much ambition and potential to realise.”