The Finance & Administration team has been actively involved with Bailador since its establishment, playing a crucial role in the IPO of the fund in November 2014, having held prior senior roles in large publicly listed companies.

Helen Foley

Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary

Helen has been with Bailador since 2011. She has previously held senior finance roles at Inchcape Motors Australia, Tubemakers of Australia, and BRW Fast 100 winner and technology company LX Group. Helen has consulted on best practice finance systems and governance across a range of companies and government bodies.

Helen holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and a Masters in Politics and Public Policy. She is a Fellow of CPA Australia, a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and a Justice of the Peace in NSW.

Chloe Grist

Executive Assistant to the Managing Partners & Chief Financial Officer

Chloe is assistant to Bailador’s Managing Partners, David Kirk and Paul Wilson, and Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary, Helen Plesek. She also provides support to Bailador’s investment team and Board of Directors, as well as supporting the day-to-day operations of the Sydney office.

Chloe previously worked as a local newspaper reporter. She holds a BA in Multi-Media Journalism from Bournemouth University (UK). 

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Investment Team

Our investment team are experts in growth investing and business building. Bailador was founded by seasoned investors with an excellent track record and they have built an experienced team of technology investment specialists.

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Board of Directors

Bailador's Board of Directors are longstanding leaders of their industries, bringing a wealth of capability to BTI and extending their networks to portfolio companies to actively support growth initiatives.

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