Dr Tim Baker

Senior Advisor

Dr Tim Baker

About Tim

Dr Tim Baker is an experienced consultant with over 18 years working with senior executives and mid-level managers in both the public and private sectors. He is an international authority on leadership development and performance management. In 2013, Tim was voted one of the 50 Most Talented Global Training & Development Leaders by the World HRD Congress.

Tim has written extensively on the authentic conversation and its relevance to leadership practice.  Tim is a disruptive thinker willing to challenge convention HR practices and produce practical, innovative solutions to real world problems. In a nutshell, Tim has conducted over 2430 seminars, workshops, keynote addresses and coaching programs to over 45,000 people in 11 countries across 21 industry groups.

Key Experience

Authored eight books

Attracting and Retaining Talent: Becoming and Employer of Choice, The End of the Performance Review: A New Approach to Employee Appraisals, A New Influencing Toolkit: Capabilities for Communicating with Influence, The 8 Values of Highly Productive Companies

Registered Teacher in the State of Queensland, Australia

Competent (CTM), Able (ATM) & Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) Awards

Fellow of the Australian Human Resource Institute (FAHRI)

Fellow of the Australian Professional Facilitator’s Institute (FAPFI)

Member of the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Council & Member of the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Alumni Board

Member of the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Academic Board

Rotary Club of Brisbane High Rise (Board Member & Past President)

Member of the Queensland State Council of the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI) 2014 16)

Core Capacity

  • Executive Coaching
  • Organisational Profiling
  • Team Development
  • People Skills Development
  • Performance Management Initiatives
  • Workplace Culture Change
  • Management Development
  • Executive Coach
  • Organisational Psychologist
  • Post Graduate Lecturer
  • Gifted Facilitator
  • Master Trainer
  • Successful Author


  • Doctor of Education
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Education
  • Diploma of Teaching
  • Certificate IV in Workplace Assessor & Trainer
  • Certificate IV in Workplace Training