Tim Cummins

Tim is President and Founder of the International Association for Contract & Commercial Management. He has led the Association for 19 years, growing its worldwide membership to more than 50,000 individuals, representing more than 16,000 corporations. Tim’s role is turning increasingly towards research and working with Governments, NGOs and academic institutions to drive reform and education in commercial policy and practice. He also supports senior management at many leading corporations with commercial capability assessment and advisory services.

Prior to IACCM, Tim’s business career included executive roles at IBM and a period on the Chairman’s staff, leading studies on the impacts of globalization and the re-engineering of IBM’s global contracting processes. His earlier career involved the banking, automotive and aerospace industries, initially in Corporate Finance and later in commercial and business development. He led negotiations up to $1.5 billion in value and his work has taken him to over 50 countries.

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In an industry as complex and ever-evolving as energy, effective contract risk management is not just a strategy, but a necessity. Contracts form the foundation upon which projects are built, transactions are executed, and partnerships are established. The challenges and opportunities within this landscape are constantly shifting, demanding a comprehensive understanding of contractual intricacies to mitigate potential risks and capitalize on promising prospects.