Vice President of Global Media, Categories and Partnerships, Unilever
Carrie Timms is Vice President of Global Media, Categories and Partnerships at Unilever. The Unilever Media function’s ambition is to ‘connect our brands with people by delivering on today and PIONEERING for tomorrow, with global scale and local agility through our media expertise and industry leadership’
Carrie joined Unilever in February 2012, and prior to her current role she was Head of Media for Unilever UK, where as lead for the media function her remit encompassed media investment decision making, full end to end media planning and buying including eCommerce, building capabilities, driving innovation and leading the UK industry agenda on topics such as viewability.
Carrie holds a BA honours degree in Jurisprudence from Oxford University, and started her career with Carlton TV (now ITV) in 2002, before moving to Mindshare as an investment planner working her way up to group director before departure. Subsequent roles have included senior media manager positions in Nestle and Reckitt Benckiser before taking up her current position in February 2018.