Timothy Charles Thornton Lewin
Vice president of the HMS Belfast Association | HMS Belfast Association
The Honorable Tim Lewin is vice president of the HMS Belfast Association and and an active supporter of Royal Naval veteran affairs and commemorations. He is also active in the Russian field of arts organizing and sponsoring exhibitions for contemporary artists and musicians fostering support to aspiring students in music and the performing arts. His interest in the arts began in his youth and all throughout his professional career—first in journalism, then in the finance industry. In 1987, he established his own company specializing in the development of exchange trading in emergent markets; he worked as a consultant to the British government, the Anti-monopoly Service, Central Bank of Russia, Moscow Exchange, Moscow Oil Exchange and more. Tim served as honorary representative of the Autonomous Government of the Republic of the Crimea to the UK for twelve years and was awarded the Gold Medal of St. George. He takes his title, Baron Lewin of Greenwich, from his esteemed father, Admiral Sir Terence Lewin.