Cllr Tim Sawdon

Wainbody Ward- Shadow Cabinet Member for Strategic Finance and Resources 
Tim has been selected by members to stand again in Wainbody in the May 2019 elections 
Tim Sawdon has been a Councillor since 1974. He is an ophthalmic optician with two practices in Coventry. Born in Yorkshire he studied at Bradford University before coming to Coventry in 1970. He stood for Parliament in Coventry SE in 1979.  Tim's portfolio includes: 

Strategic Finance, Medium Term Financial Strategy, Budget Setting, External Resources, Operational Finance incl. Revenues and Benefits, Service Transformation and value for money, Procurement, Human Resources, Organisational Development, Key Staff Recruitment and Retention, Information Technology, Customer Services, Health and Safety, Pensions

See Also

Cllr Jaswant Singh Birdi

Bablake Ward & Shadow Cabinet Member for Adult Services

Jaswant was elected to the City Council on 22 May 2014 to represent Bablake Ward. He is a Civil Engineer by profession. In the 2005 General Election, he contested the Coventry North East parliamentary constituency. 

Cllr Marcus Lapsa - Deputy Chair Political

Marcus has been married to Maureen for 37 years who works in the Library service, they have one child Christina who is a global accounts director. Marcus has lived in Coventry since 1977 he has lived in Westwood ward for over 20 years.