Contact details

Tom Bailey is a Managing Director and the firm’s COO.

He has over 15 year’s senior level recruitment experience across a range of industries including Heavy Manufacturing, FMCG, and Print & Packaging, but over the past 10 years his focus has been largely in Financial Services and Consulting.

Before establishing Bailey&French, Tom worked in boutique search firms delivering assignments within Risk Management, Sales & Marketing, Operations, Process Improvement and Procurement.

Tom also previously built the Professional Services division and managed the core Risk Management team of a market leading Financial Services Search from, aiding the firm’s global growth across Europe, Asia and the US.

Tom's clear expertise is in search activities at partner and leadership level appointments within the consulting market internationally.

Tom studied Applied Science at Roehampton, and lives in Brighton with his wife and two young daughters.

He is also an avid fan of all things old and air-cooled, and can be spotted in around Brighton in a bright yellow Beach Buggy.

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