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Timothy Barney

Timothy L. Barney

Title: President and Founder

Company: Longview Partners

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Educational Background:

BA, International Relations, Brigham Young University, 1992
MA, Political Science, Utah State University, 2003

Huntsman School Interactions:

USU Huntsman School of Business National Advisory Board
The Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence Founder's Board


Timothy Barney is currently the president and founder of Longview Partners, an investment firm based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mr. Barney retired from EnergySolutions, a NYSE Company headquartered in Salt Lake City, in October of 2008 after nearly 16 years with the company. He had many roles in his time at EnergySolutions which included chief operating officer, VP of investor relations, VP of government relations and VP of corporate development. Mr. Barney graduated in 1992 from Brigham Young University where he earned a bachelor's degree in international relations. He furthered his studies with a master’s degree from Utah State University in political science where he was a member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Mr. Barney is active in civic and community affairs and currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Snow College in Ephraim, Utah. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, with his wife and four boys.

Management Philosophy: My philosophy is to surround yourself with people that are a lot smarter than yourself and then stay out of their way!

Favorite Business Book: My favorite business book is "Atlas Shrugged," by Ayn Rand.

Favorite Food: Thai

Hobbies: I like to golf although I am not very good.

Related Huntsman News Articles:

Voice: Blake Dursteler, Scott Davis, Tim Barney (Huntsman Alumni Magazine - Fall 2013)