TCA team

TimTim Thurston

Launched Thurston Cooper Associates in 2017, following a successful career in publishing, sales and marketing.

An experienced MD, of four businesses, Tim has a proven track record of success in creating and implement strategy; business transformation and driving sales.

Tim has provided professional support to a wide range of clients on strategy, sales and marketing and team development.

He has also launched a leadership and team development company, Team-i, which uses sport as a narrative, illustrating how elite teams achieve their success and demonstrating how the key elements can be embedded into businesses.

He is Henley and Cranfield trained and a qualified sport coach.

Simon O’Neill 

Simon is a qualified journalist and experienced editor, having edited several high quality regional newspapers titles, including the Oxford Times. HE has also edited high profile magazines and news websites. Skilled in content creation and curation, Simon understands traditional and digital media.

Andy Cooper


Andy Cooper is a journalist with over 30 years’ experience, having worked on local, regional and national titles, for much of that time as an editor.

A specialist in targeted content creation, he is also adept at multi-platform social media publishing to boost brands as part of building an effective marketing strategy.