Our leadership team has a huge amount of experience when it comes to helping businesses, ranging from start-ups and SMEs to global corporations, and across a broad variety of industries too.
Paul Grundy – CEO
Paul founded baggl in 2019 to help bridge the gap between SMEs, freelances and the world of corporate barter. He has over 15 years commercial, operations and management experience gained across investment banking at JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley, and digital media and disruptive tech at a number of SMEs and start-ups.
Adam Gilsenan – CCO
Adam has over 20yrs experience in digital and traditional media, with a strong focus on trading and barter. Prior to joining the founding team at baggl he was CIO at Future Plc, head of trading at DMGT and head of sales at the Independent.
Rowly Bourne – NED
Rowly Bourne is currently the head of Venture Capital and Private Equity partnerships at Facebook. Previously he founded Adtech start-up Rezonence, which was part of the BBC scale-up programme. Prior to this he worked M&A at Citi Bank and EY for tech and media clients such as Autonomy, Blinkx and Pearson.
David Pattison – Chairman
David is the founding 'P' and ex-global CEO of PHD Media, an international media buying agency with over 100 offices worldwide and 6,000+ personnel. He then went on to become the CEO of i-Level media, where he led a successful exit to ECI for £45m. David is a seasoned angel investor, mentor and currently holds a number of chairmanships.