Timothy Marney

Chief Economist & Principal at Nous Group, and BCEC Advisory Board Chair


Tim is Chief Economist and Principal at Nous Group – an Australian owned international management consultancy with over 500 people working across Australia, the UK and Canada.

Tim has over 30 years’ experience in economics, finance, health and human services. He served as the Western Australian Under Treasurer for almost a decade. He led reform of the state’s finances, intergovernmental relations, revenues, procurement, shared services, public works and strategic projects. This was followed by over five years in the role of Mental Health Commissioner of WA.

Tim served on the Beyond Blue board of Directors from 2008 to 2019; he was Deputy Chair from 2011 to 2019. He also served on the board of the Western Australian Treasury Corporation, as Chair and Deputy Chair, for over ten years. He is currently a board member of Reconciliation WA and has been Chair of the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre Advisory Board since 2014 and is an Adjunct Associate Professor of the Faculty of Business and Law, Curtin University, and he has recently been appointed to the role of Board Chair at Richmond Wellbeing.