Managing Director

Oliver Burstall

Bailey Fisher Executive Search is pleased to have assisted our client, FFE, with the search for a Managing Director.

FFE is a UK based global design and manufacturing business, dedicated to supplying specialist detection products to the fire industry.  FFE sits within the Infrastructure Safety sector of Halma plc, a FTSE 100 group of businesses making products that push the boundaries of science and technology.

Bailey Fisher was engaged to manage the search for a high calibre Managing Director for FFE.  The search resulted in the appointment of Oliver Burstall. Oliver is a highly skilled and experienced business leader with a background in building technology, operations and commercial teams within businesses including Origami Energy; Milbank; Sentec and The Technology Partnership.

Tim Ireland

Bailey Fisher is pleased to have worked with iconic music brand Orange Music to appoint Tim Ireland as Managing Director.

The role includes global responsibilities for the whole OMEC (Orange Music Electronic Company) group, with the mission to “drive the company forward in an ever-changing industry”.

Tim Ireland has over 15 years’ experience in audio in a variety of senior roles, including CEO of Meridian Audio and Head of Product Design at Bowers & Wilkins. He brings a wealth of global understanding and operational expertise to the role as well as a thorough understanding of the product. His credentials are supported by a successful commercial background, involving setting policy structure and implementing distribution channels and strategies globally, as well as securing lucrative business-to-business licensing contracts.

“I am looking forward to my role as managing director with a company with the heritage and reputation that Orange holds in the music industry,” said Tim. “My aim will be to grow the brand even further, ensuring we deliver the best service possible to our ever expanding customer base.”

Orange Founder and CEO Cliff Cooper commented: “On behalf of Orange Amplification it is with great pleasure that we can announce the appointment of Tim as our new MD. His experience, dedication and leadership were key points for our selection and we wish him the very best in his new appointment.”

The search was managed by Andrew Moore, Partner at Bailey Fisher Executive Search.

Amanda Miller

Bailey Fisher Executive Search was pleased to work with Inca Digital on the search for an HR Director.

Inca is an industry leading designer and manufacturer of industrial ink jet printers. Spun out from Cambridge University in 2000, Inca is now part of the Japanese SCREEN group of companies.

As part of its rapid expansion, an HR Director was sought to deliver a wider, more strategic focus to the business, providing support to the senior leadership team as it continues to grow through product development, international expansion and market penetration.

The search was managed by Andrew Moore, Partner at Bailey Fisher Executive Search.

Pippa Bazalgette

Bailey Fisher Executive Search is pleased to have worked with Flyers Group plc on the search for a Group MD, resulting in the appointment of Pippa Bazalgette.

Flyers Group plc is a dynamic owner managed business with over 25 years’ experience in the children’s fashion industry and impressive growth to date. The group is a wholesale distributor of children’s clothing, including brands such as Converse, Lyle & Scott and Nike, to retailers both in the UK and internationally.

Bailey Fisher Executive Search was engaged to manage the search for an entrepreneurial individual with experience of leading growth.  The successful applicant, Pippa Bazalgette, is an experienced and highly commercial individual with extensive expertise in retail and consumer goods and a track record of enabling businesses to grow profitably.

The search was managed by Andrew Moore, Partner and Head of the Private Markets Practice at Bailey Fisher Executive Search.