Tim Foy

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Tim Foy

Tim Foy OBE is a British territorial governor. He is presently serving as Governor of Anguilla, having assumed office in August 2017.[1] During his inaugural address, he stated that economic development and improving public safety would be his key priorities as governor.[2]

Prior to his governorship he served as a member of the UK Civil Service, holding positions in the Home Office, the Cabinet Office, and the Department for International Development (DFID).[1] Between 2005 and 2006, he served as the Head of DFID in Iraq, and testified before the Chilcot Inquiry in 2010 on his experience of post-war reconstruction following the 2003 invasion of Iraq.[3]

He is married to Dr Dina Foy and has two children.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Change of Governor of Anguilla" (Press release). Foreign & Commonwealth Office. 28 April 2017. Retrieved 14 September 2017.
  2. ^ "New Governor for Anguilla welcomed, sworn into office". SXM Talks. St Maarten / St Martin. 22 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Mr Tim Foy". The Iraq Inquiry. London. Retrieved 15 September 2017.

Government offices
Preceded by
Christina Scott
Governor of Anguilla