Andrew leads the Finance practice at Bailey Fisher Executive Search. Specialising in CFO executive search in technology & life sciences, Andrew has 19 years’ experience working across a range of businesses from VC backed start ups requiring a first full-time FD or CFO, through to private and publicly owned SMEs ranging in size from £2m – £150m hiring talent to fuel growth.
Andrew has a large network of senior finance professionals throughout the UK, covering skill sets required to work in businesses at every stage. His experience of working across different ownership structures enables him to quickly understand, and work effectively with, his clients.
During the last 12 months, Andrew has completed a number of CFO executive search & FD executive search mandates including placing the CFO of a £300m digital communications agency; CFO of an AIM listed software business, and FD of a VC backed software company experiencing rapid growth in the US.
Andrew hosts Bailey Fisher’s series of CFO Dinners focusing on knowledge sharing and thought leadership for CFOs from VC backed businesses to listed companies in the technology sector. Guest speakers have included the Director of Corporate Development at ARM, Head of Origination at Silicon Valley Bank, Business Development Director UK Markets at the London Stock Exchange, Head of Ventures at Octopus Ventures, Co-founder of New Wave Ventures and the Head of IPO Services Team at Deloitte.
Andrew also leads the Private Markets Practice at Bailey Fisher, working with private companies, private equity backed companies, AIM listed companies and family owned businesses.