Timms has 23 years’ experience in global technology and automation companies. He was vice president and general manager, Americas, at Siemens Energy and Automation Electronics Assembly. He has also held executive positions in marketing and sales, operations, and service with Siemens and Universal. He is also chairman of the IPC Apex trade show committee.
He has a bachelor's in business from Norwich University, and an AAS degree in electrical technology.Microscan manufactures automation technology equipment.