Tim Rodber

Tim Rodber

CEO


Tim joined The Instant Group in 2013 to spearhead our growth as a dynamic and innovative property solutions provider. Previously he spent 10 years at global outsourcing firm Williams Lea, most recently as CEO of the Americas business; he was also personally responsible for relationships with several key FTSE 100 and S&P 500 clients. Prior to Williams Lea, Tim held the role of Managing Director at London-based marketing and communications company, Rodber Thorneycroft Ltd, which Williams Lea acquired in 2003.

Tim launched his career as an Army officer, and then as a successful international rugby player. Playing for Northampton Saints, he appeared 44 times for England, twice for the British and Irish Lions, and was a Rugby World Sevens Cup Winner. He is a graduate of Oxford Brookes University.

Will Duncan

Will Duncan

General Legal Counsel & Corporate Development Director


With over 17 years’ experience of company and commercial law, Will joined The Instant Group’s executive team to help drive innovation and deliver some of our more complex transactions in order to support both our clients’ and the company’s business goals.

Will studied Law at Exeter University and began his career at international city law firm Bird & Bird LLP, gaining seven years’ experience in corporate and commercial legal matters. He then spent ten years as General Counsel for Williams Lea, with responsibility for delivering numerous major, complex deals which contributed significantly to the commercial direction of the business.

James Booth

James Booth

CFO


James is focused on delivering added value to our clients, and brings Best-in-class financial controls to The Instant Group.

Previously James was at the Choice Care Group, a private equity-owned business that successfully recapitalised at the end of 2013. His earlier career included a posts at PWC, and eight years with Phoenix Equity Partners, where he worked with a wide range of companies on their strategic, financial and operational effectiveness.

Lucy Watts

Lucy Watts

Managing Director


Lucy leads our serviced office procurement business, consulting with both SMEs and large corporates to help them find and acquire office space worldwide. She has developed strong relationships with many of our major global operator partners, to ensure we bring our clients' valuable knowledge and market expertise.

Lucy is adept at managing teams and getting the best out of people. In her time at The Instant Group, she has contributed to the substantial growth of both the serviced office procurement team - which includes regional market specialists around the world - and our overall business, which has experienced an annual growth rate of 23% for the past four years.

Lyndsay Hardwick

Lyndsay Hardwick

Managing Director, Client Services


Lyndsay leads our Client Services team and is responsible for growing the range of services we can offer our clients, while also guaranteeing Best-in-class operational practices. For our clients, Lyndsay's approach to delivering excellence drives value and service delivery.

Lyndsay is an engaging and experienced business leader who brings over 17 years' experience from the Williams Lea Group, a global business process outsourcing company. At Williams Lea, Lyndsay held a number of key strategic and operational positions, all of which played an instrumental role in the growth and globalisation of the business.

Tom Cassidy

Tom Cassidy

Managing Director, Business Development


Tom joined The Instant Group with an extensive background in outsourcing to take a lead in our next growth phase. By working with clients to design bespoke commercial solutions, he adds value by solving complex business challenges.

Before joining The Instant Group, Tom had been involved with roles in operations, business transformations, BPO and development. A highly motivated and successful business leader, Tom recently worked as a consultant between Germany and the UK; before that, he worked at Serco as Divisional Managing Director where he led growth of 30% year on year.

Lee Casbolt

Lee Casbolt

Senior Director


Lee has worked with a number of global FTSE 250 and Fortune 500 companies and has a strong track record in delivering workspace solutions on time, to scale and budget. In his time at The Instant Group, he has also supported the development of our partnerships with real estate firms including CBRE, Cushman & Wakefield and Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, enabling us to provide clients with valuable data and insight across global markets.

Lee has over 20 years’ experience in the industry, having held various senior management roles in the property, hotel and leisure sectors across Europe and North America, including key positions at Regus and the Alternative Hotel Group.

Paul Bolden

Paul Bolden MRICS

Senior Director


Since joining The Instant Group in 2005, Paul has successfully delivered numerous bespoke workspace solutions to large corporates and government bodies throughout the UK, making a tangible improvement to their business.

Prior to The Instant Group, Paul held a number of senior positions at Regus. He was responsible for developing some of Regus' biggest corporate accounts, securing a number of sizeable, longer-term deals for their serviced office portfolio and converting Regus’ public sector business into their largest source of revenue in the UK.

John Vaughan

John Vaughan MRICS

Commerical Director


One of the original founders of The Instant Group’s managed workspace solution, John has made a significant contribution to the company’s growth over the last 8 years, in particular developing our network of clients, partners and suppliers. John ensures we leverage this network of contacts and our buying power to secure the best commercial terms on behalf of our clients.

Prior to joining The Instant Group, John worked for European real estate firm Atis Real, gaining significant experience in the City of London office market.

Michelle Bodick

Michelle Bodick

Managing Director, Sales and Marketing (Americas)


Michelle brings a wealth of marketing and business development experience to The Instant Group. She is responsible for supporting the growth of our business in the US and developing and maximising new opportunities.

Prior to The Instant Group, Michelle worked for 8 years in various marketing leadership roles at Williams Lea, a global BPO provider. Most recently she held the role of Head of Global Marketing for Williams Lea and Tag Worldwide, which was acquired by Williams Lea in 2012. Before working at Williams Lea, Michelle spent over 10 years at Gartner Inc, 8 years in Global Account Management roles and 2 years heading up the Gartner consulting SMB sales channel.