Tim Voss joined Focus Brands in April 2022 as Chief Technology Officer to direct and oversee the company’s major digital transformation with a focus on leveraging technology to create more user-friendly loyalty platforms and programs. A seasoned Information Technology Executive, Tim has held IT leadership positions in multiple regulated and non-regulated industries with teams as small as 10 to those with more than 1,500.
Along with a robust team, Tim directs the Retail IT programs, as well as in-store POS systems and data security strategies. He is responsible for the strategic management of the Information
Prior to joining Focus Brands, he was the CTO for Gem Shopping Network where he transformed the business from an 24×7 television shopping channel into a platform-agnostic digital jewelry and gemstone marketplace. Before that, Tim led the technology, development and technical operations function for Estée Lauder Companies running the company’s global Infrastructure, Supply Chain, Employee Experience (End-user compute) B2B & B2C development, Shared Services and Data & Analytics areas. While at Estée Lauder, Tim completed a large digital transformation program, and was awarded the American Business Award for Excellence in Business and IT Alignment and became the subject of a Gartner white paper on digital transformation programs.
Tim has also consulted with some of the world’s most recognized brands such as Citigroup, Reuters and Wyndham Worldwide. He was recognized as an exceptional leader winning the “Best of the Best” award for leadership at Wyndham Worldwide. He has also served on advisory boards for Fortune 500 IT companies such as Cisco, Symantec, Lenovo and HCL and has attended numerous business leadership courses including those led by NYU Stern and Wharton Business Schools. He also holds a patent in Information Security Risk Management. He graduated from Plymouth University in the UK and holds both UK & US citizenship.