Tim Stewart is responsible for leading the firm’s Australian operations. Prior to joining Gordon Brothers, Tim was Managing Director and Head of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Plc's restructuring team across the Asia Pacific region. He was responsible for managing distressed and underperforming assets across India, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, China, Malaysia and Australia, and led financial and operational restructures, debt for equity swaps and turnarounds. Tim held a number of other roles and responsibilities during his time at RBS, including Managing Director of the Strategic Disposals group, Chief Risk Officer of the RBS Australia Branch, and Head of Structured Asset Finance, Australia. Tim is the current Chairman of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) in Australia and the immediate past President. Tim joined RBS in 2003 from KPMG where he worked as a tax advisor providing structuring advice on M&A and cross border structured finance. Tim qualified as a chartered accountant in England & Wales and holds a Masters in International Business Law, and a BA in Law.