Tim Gustafson


Tim Gustafson has worked at the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals Trust in the governance field from 2005. Before that, he was based at the NHS Counter Fraud and Security Management Service, where he wrote and provided training to NHS and other public sector investigators in investigative law and procedure. Tim also has a background in the charitable sector. At Victim Support, the national charity for crime victims where he worked from 1989 to 2000, he set up and managed a new initiative for victims and witnesses attending crown courts. This is now a permanent Home Office funded service based at every crown and magistrates’ court. He has trained public sector personnel as well as magistrates, justices’ clerks and other criminal justice professionals both in the UK and abroad on topics such as fraud law, evidence gathering, court procedures and the role of victims in the criminal justice system. He has a masters in criminal justice policy and was called to the Bar in 1998.


Our Services and Solutions

Verita Consultancy Limited is a leading independent serious investigations consultancy for regulated organisations. Based in London and Leeds we specialise in carrying out objective investigations of complex and often sensitive issues in a thorough and progressive manner.

We provide organisations with specialist support and advise them on challenging operational and strategic issues in order to help them evolve and improve. At Verita, we are known for our thoroughness and commitment to producing evidence-based reports and advice that not only withstand rigorous challenge but provide insight and a clear path to resolution or improvement.

Our approach is measured, appropriate and acutely focused on finding solutions. Our approach saves our clients time and money by getting it right the first time.


Areas that we cover include:

Serious incidents

Compliance concerns

Complaint handling

Governance issues

Reviews and inquiries



Quality assessment

Consultancy services

Diagnostic tools

Independent review service

Root cause analysis training