Toby Young returns to Bailey Fisher to lead the Technology Practice

January 7, 2019

Bailey Fisher Executive Search is pleased to welcome Toby Young back to the business as Head of the Technology Practice, following 18 months in an operational role with a growth technology company.

Toby previously led Bailey Fisher’s Technology practice from 2012 – 2017, building leadership teams for disruptive technology companies in Cambridge and the UK market, before joining CUBE, a growing fintech company, to support the business across their talent and partnership strategy.  Speaking about his return to Bailey Fisher and the Cambridge market, Toby says “I am delighted to have returned to Bailey Fisher to lead the Technology practice. Having spent a fantastic 18 months working at CUBE, I return with first-hand experience of working within a growing technology company.” 

“Despite the current economic uncertainty, the opportunity for Cambridge and the wider UK technology community remains incredibly strong. Climate change, the ever-evolving financial services world, and the advancement of AI offer very real challenges, and they will all be addressed by technology.  The UK’s cutting-edge tech companies are perfectly placed to make the most of the opportunities offered and I look forward to supporting them as they grow.”  

Andrew Moore, Managing Director says “We are delighted to welcome Toby back to the team at this exciting time in Bailey Fisher’s development.  Having spent many years in executive search, specialising in building teams for growth technology companies, Toby now has first-hand experience from within just such a business, which will be an invaluable asset in supporting Bailey Fisher’s clients with their growth plans.” 

Toby will lead Bailey Fisher’s Technology Practice, working closely with Executive Chairman, Paul Bailey and Technology Director, John Bridger.  Toby will focus on board and leadership roles for technology businesses from start ups to innovative corporates, with a particular emphasis on later stage scale up companies.

Bailey Fisher Executive Search is an independent executive search firm operating globally across the technology, life sciences, health technology and industrials sectors.


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