Chairman and Managing Director

Mr. Collin R Timms

Mr. Collin Timms, a civil engineer is also the Chairman and Founder of the Guardian Bank an Urban Corporative Bank in Bangalore. He is also the Managing Trustee of The Bridge Foundation, a social enterprise organization. Mr. Timms has 30 years of business experience having founded and nurtured business in Financial Services, education, health care and software.

In 1987 he started the first Pecos as a restaurant, which he later converted into a pub in 1989. He is a pioneer in the Pub Industry of India and has developed systems and process that are now standard operating practices across this branch of the Food and Beverage Industry.

Whole Time Director

Mr. Liam Timms

Mr. Liam Timms is also a partner of Elcity Golf a project management company in Bangalore. Mr. Liam Timms graduated from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs USA majoring in International Business. He is responsible for further development of the chain into a national network.

Executive Director

Mr. Jimmy Kuruvila

Mr. Jimmy Kuruvila  holds  a Diploma in Hotel Management & Catering technology, from  IHM ,Ahmedabad, Gujarat. A passionate hotelier with more than 18 years’ experience in the hospitality industry he has expertise is general and technical project management, training & development of Human resources and spearheading customer service operations & sales. Through the course of his career he has worked in various operational & management positions with top hotel companies like the Leela Palace, Taj, IHG & Hilton .

Non Executive Director

Dr. Olinda Timms

Dr. Olinda Timms is a Medical Doctor and Anesthesiologist. Dr. Timms graduated from Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore and is a consultant at a number of prominent hospitals in India as a medical ethicist. She is a writer and teacher of medical business ethics and Chairs Institutional Review Boards at many prominent organizations.

Non Executive Independent Directors

Nina Nayar

Mrs. Nina Nayar aged is an International Business Consultant with a bachelor‘s degree in Social and Cultural Anthropology from University of Virginia and a Masters Degree in South Asia Regional Studies with a focus on Social and Cultural Anthropology from University of Pennsylvania. She has been a consultant for micro finance and other initiatives for the United Nations, European Union and other private foundations and NGO‘s across the world. Most recently Mrs. Nayar has been appointed by the Central Bank of Azerbaijan to assess the need for financial inclusion and other micro finance products.

Lloyd J. Pereira

Lloyd J. Pereira holds Commerce degree from Karnataka University. He has 10 years of work
experience and has been associated with OTCO International Limited, Oppurtunity Microfinance India Limited and LOGESYS Solutions India Private Limited. He is currently Director at ONEBIT Consult Private Limited

Koilpillai Joseph Davaraj

Mr. Joseph Davaraj is a Graduate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Annamalai University and specialized in Marine Engineering from Madras Port Trust and Engineering Project Management from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He has more than 25 years of professional experience in large multi national companies in the fields of Hotel Industry, Food processing, IT, Quality Auditing and Real Estate. His key strengths are entrepreneurship, customer support, vendor management and Value Engineering