MEET THE B&F TEAM

We are a diverse team of coaches, facilitators, recruiters, trainers, actors and psychologists, all with a passion for fostering growth in ourselves and others.

We focus on working collaboratively, drawing together our skills, experience and strengths to create the best possible experience for our clients. See below to meet our leadership team and associates.

 

Alex Bailey Alex Bailey

CEO & Co-Founder

With a traditional background in Occupational Psychology, Alex pioneered the first strengths-based performance programme to a UK organisation in 2004 and went on to scale this out in a global role to 27 countries and 65,000 people at Aviva.

Alex now leads large scale, cultural evolution programmes for all sizes of organisations across all markets and industries, as well as regularly speaking at conferences, seminars and guest lectures across the UK on Humanising the World of Work.

Tom Bailey Tom Bailey

Managing Director

Tom oversees our whole B&F service and product offering, supporting our clients on legal, finance and operational aspects ensuring successful and seamless client experience throughout our programme lifecycle.

Tom enjoys finding creative ways to solve any issues as they arise and ensures the detail is accurate.

Alan Pavey Alan Pavey

Director of Operations

Alan is a well-seasoned and experienced Operations and HR director with 25+ years’ experience within these combined fields.

Where most companies try to split their Operations and people based functions, Alan see’s them as intrinsically linked and vital for fast paced, accurate and accountable growth.

Alan loves process and systems, whilst still having a passionate focus on team wellbeing and performance. He is accountable for all aspects of the B&F operations and people functions.

Alans Top 3 Strengths: Leadership, Problem Solving, People Management

Anthony Fitton Anthony Fitton

Head of Consulting

Psychologist by background, Ant’s mission is to inspire life through work helping people all over the world bring their best, most authentic and energised self to work.

With 7+ years’ experience, Ant has taken lead on many blended people solutions for mid-level, senior and future leadership programmes, organisation-wide wellbeing initiatives, team interventions and coaching programmes at some of the world’s top brands.

He’s completed ultra-marathons and competed nationally in Ballroom/Latin dancing but most often enjoys time with friends and family.

Ant's Top 3 Strengths: Strategic thinking, Self-improvement, Collaboration

Our Associates

Nikki Ayles Nikki Ayles

Associate Consultant

Paul Berry Paul Berry

Associate Consultant

Kear Brain Kear Brain

Associate Consultant

Charlie Cannon Charlie Cannon

Associate Consultant

Katie Clinton Katie Clinton

Associate Consultant

Joe Cohen Joe Cohen

Associate Consultant

Dan Collinson Dan Collinson

Associate Consultant

Rocky Datoo Rocky Datoo

Associate Consultant

Helen Day Helen Day

Associate Consultant

Tara Elie Tara Elie

Associate Consultant

Rachel Foord Rachel Foord

Associate Consultant

Lindsay Foreman Lindsay Foreman

Associate Consultant

Maria Gardner Maria Gardner

Associate Consultant

Andrea Giraldez-Hayes Andrea Giraldez-Hayes

Associate Consultant

Lucy Gleeson Lucy Gleeson

Associate Consultant

Kerstin Jatho Kerstin Jatho

Associate Consultant

Huma Khan Huma Khan

Associate Consultant

James Kwan James Kwan

Associate Consultant

Amy McKeown Amy McKeown

Associate Consultant

Diane Seaborne Diane Seaborne

Associate Consultant

Lisa Sansom Lisa Sansom

Associate Consultant

Matthew Smith Matthew Smith

Associate Consultant

Ben Steeden Ben Steeden

Associate Consultant

Fionnuala Tennyson Fionnuala Tennyson

Associate Consultant

Taslim Tharani Taslim Tharani

Associate Consultant

Grace Walsh Grace Walsh

Associate Consultant

 

Victoria Warren Victoria Warren

Associate Consultant

We empower people to be their best.

Sign up to join the B&F community.