Director, Technology Practice
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 a Technology Researcher, and was promoted to Associate, before becoming a member of the management team and the youngest Director in the firm’s 20-year history. Having specialised recently in Research, across a range of technologies, markets and investments, he has an in-depth and up to date understanding of the technology sector and candidate market globally.
John co-hosts Bailey Fisher’s series of peer-to-peer CEO events focusing on knowledge sharing and thought leadership for CEOs of growth companies in the technology sector. Recent guest speakers have included Shirin Dehghan, Senior Partner at Frog Capital & former Founder/CEO of Arieso; Simon Calver, Head of BGF Ventures, and former CEO of LOVEFiLM; and serial entrepreneur William Reeve, (Graze.com; Secret Escapes).
With 4 years’ experience in executive search and senior recruitment, John previously specialised in IT & Communications, focusing on the UK & European markets.