Filed under BlogFriday, 13 March 2020
(3rd March, 2020) Andrew Fahey has been announced as Chief Executive Officer of Brookson Group, the tech-enabled professional services platform for the entire supply chain, offering accountancy, legal, tax, payroll and Vendor Management solutions.
Brookson Group, which includes Brookson One, Brookson Legal, Brookson Financial, Intouch Accounting and PlusUs is headquartered in Warrington, Cheshire, with over 350 employees across the UK. It has helped over 90,000 customers to deal with the complexities, uncertainties and compliance challenges of contract work, starting and growing businesses over the last 20 years and has over 40,000 users of their professional services platform.
As part of a wider internal restructure, which also sees the Group’s previous CEO, Martin Hesketh, move to a Non-Executive Director (NED) role on the Brookson Board, the announcement confirms Brookson Group’s continued commitment to supporting the UK’s flexible workforce supply chain as it continues to grow and evolve.
With the imminent roll-out of the IR35 tax legislation in the private sector, the Brookson Group has already pivoted to find new ways to support contractors,recruiters and hirers alike. Andrew will now apply his 20 years of experience at Brookson to lead the Group forward. He will be instrumental in identifying new growth areas for the business, including the continued development of products and services in the post-IR35 world.
Commenting on his new role, Andrew said: “The flexible labour market continues to grow and will remain an instrumental part of the UK economy moving forwards.I am extremely proud and excited to be leading the Brookson Group, while we continue to support the flexible workforce and wider supply chain through the changing employment landscape, ensuring they get the best possible outcomes.”
Martin Hesketh, Non-Executive Director (NED) of the Brookson Group board, said: “I am thrilled that Andrew has accepted the role, continuing to bring his extensive leadership experience to the complex and changing world of professional services. It has been an absolute privilege to lead the Brookson team for so many years and my commitment and passion for our fantastic business remains as strong as ever. I will continue to support Andrew and the leadership team in my new role as Non-Executive Director and look forward to seeing the company continue to flourish and grow under Andrew’s guidance.”
Notes to editors
Andrew Fahey is an established leader within the professional services industry, having worked in various board level positions within both privately owned and venture capital invested businesses, committed to delivering growth and profitability though well-rounded strategic leadership.
He has worked within the Brookson Group since he joined as Operations and System Director in 2001, also holding leadership positions at Brookson One and its Plus Usbusiness. His appointment as CEO follows a successful spell as the Group’s Managing Director.
Alex Lomax, Speed Communications
About Brookson Group
Brookson Group is a technology-led professional services business offering accountancy, legal, tax, payroll and back office services to the flexible workforce supply chain. As such, the Group has utilised its significant knowledge and capabilities to assist its customers in dealing with the changing world of work for over 20 years.
Whether it’s helping individuals who want to work flexibly, assisting organisations wanting more access to this flexible workforce, or supporting entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their business, Brookson Group has helped its clients to navigate the changing world of work since it was founded in 1995. As such, the Group has created a suite of technology-based professional services, which aim to provide clients with the advisory, compliance and administrative services they need to leave them free to focus on the things that are most important to them