About us Our trustees Tim Atack Tim started his career in the field of IT, working for both NHS and commercial providers. With a growing interest in using information and IT to transform and improve healthcare, he moved into the hospital sector, holding various roles before becoming Director of ICT at Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals. In this role he took on more development and operational responsibilities, ultimately becoming Chief Operating Officer. Tim took a similar role in Coventry before being appointed as the Director of Performance and ICT at Birmingham Children’s Hospital in 2010, and was appointed as Chief Operating Officer in September 2012. As a parent of three children who have been treated by BCH, Tim is passionate about working smarter to improve the service to every child we care for. Tim was appointed a Trustee of Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity in April 2015.