Category Archives: Team

Danielle Grant

Danielle is a Director at Bailey Fisher Executive Search, working with growth-focused businesses, from emerging ventures through scale up companies to corporates looking to innovate. Typically Danielle’s clients are ambitious businesses operating at a turnover of £10m to £200m, looking to make key finance or operational appointments to assist in achieving their growth potential.  Danielle…

John Cronin

John is a highly successful Advisor, Consultant, Chairman, CEO and MD in international markets (Europe, Americas, SE Asia) in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications sector including, Smart Metering, IoT, Software companies, Infrastructure, Hardware, Telecommunications, Utilities and Managed Services. A seasoned and successful professional, John has experience in raising equity, debt facility and vendor finance funding…

Agnes Babule

Agnes Babule is a highly experienced executive search professional with a track record across a wide range of sectors that reflect Bailey Fisher’s areas of focus: technology, life sciences, digital health and private markets.  Specialising in senior executive level positions, Agnes works closely with clients ranging from high-potential early stage ventures through to large corporates. …

Iain Hopper

Iain leads the Life Sciences & Health Technology Practice at Bailey Fisher Executive Search.  He focuses on executive level, high impact hires across medical devices, medical diagnostics and medical technology, working closely with a broad base of clients from early stage VC funded companies, through privately owned SMEs to large corporates. Prior to joining Bailey…

Darrin Disley

Dr Darrin Disley is a parallel entrepreneur, angel investor and enterprise champion. He has been involved in the start-up and growth of numerous business ventures securing over $320 million business financing from grant, angel, corporate, venture capital and public market sources as well as closing over $500 million of product, service, licensing and M&A deals.…

William Sporborg

William has known Bailey Fisher since the company was founded and was one of its first clients. Having been educated at Cambridge University and qualified as a chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse, William worked in the leisure industry and the private equity industry in London. William broke his back in the mid-nineties in a racing…

John Bridger

A Director in Bailey Fisher’s Technology Practice, John is responsible for delivering global searches for ambitious technology companies from venture backed high-growth businesses to corporates looking to innovate. Clients range from IP rich engineering companies, through to Deep Tech businesses at the forefront of AI and Machine Learning. John joined Bailey Fisher in 2016 as…

Kerry Linsey

Kerry joined Bailey Fisher Executive Search in 2016, bringing 20 years’ experience in Office Management and Project Management, including 9 years at EY (formerly Ernst & Young), supporting the Managing Partner, Audit & Tax Partners and the Life Sciences Team.  Most recently, Kerry managed the office and supported the executive team and US-based President of…

Andy Swarbrick

Andy’s role as Non-Executive Director of Bailey Fisher follows a 40 year career at Deloitte, most recently as Head of the Entrepreneurial Business Team in Cambridge. Having joined Deloitte in 1975, Andy was promoted to Partner in 1984 and Senior Partner seven years later. During his tenure as Senior Partner, Andy led the growth of…

James Houlder

James is Director of Research & Operations at Bailey Fisher Executive Search.  He heads up the research team, providing in-depth market intelligence and analysis across a broad range of sectors, technologies and investments, as well as overseeing all operational aspects of the business.  James’ individual areas of market focus are Life Sciences and Health Technology,…