Tim Holden is the Head of Legal and Business Affairs at Football Federation Australia (FFA), the national governing body of football in Australia and owner and operator of various national competitions, including the A-League and W-League. Tim works closely with the business on a range of matters related to events, intellectual property, sponsorship, broadcasting, privacy, anti-doping, integrity, dispute resolution and governance. Tim is a lover of sports and, as a Canadian, he is a particularly avid fan of ice hockey. In addition to playing the sport, he is also a Director of the Australian Ice Hockey League. Before joining FFA, Tim worked at Allens Linklaters as a lawyer in the firm's Litigation and Intellectual Property Department. Tim moved to Australia in 2002 and has been a director of ANZSLA since 2011.