Fisher Productions has announced the appointment of Jo Haigh as Chairman. She succeeds Dennis Woods who stepped down after achieving three years of transformational change.
Jo Haigh is CEO and founder of fds Director Services Limited, an experienced dealmaker, motivational speaker, trainer, non-executive director and serial entrepreneur. Currently non-executive director and chairman of nine companies, over her career Haigh has held over 40 Non-Executive Roles and helped 400 + companies achieve business success.
Haigh is an accomplished author of five bestselling business books and boasts a long list of awards and achievements. The most recent of which include; winner of Most Innovative UK Deal Negotiator 2016 and The AI One to Watch in Corporate Finance, Acquisition International M&A Awards 2016. She was also shortlisted for Mentor of the Year, First Women Awards 2016, finalist in Inspiring Leader of the Year category, Women in Business Awards 2015, Winner of the Business Service Award on behalf of the CBI, First Women Awards 2014 and winner of The Sunday Times NED of the Year, in association with Peel Hunt.
Graham Beswick CEO of Fisher Productions comments; “I am delighted that Jo has agreed to become our Chairman. Her knowledge, personal achievement and business track record are awe-inspiring. Jo shares our vision and values and we are looking forward to an extraordinary year.”
Jo Haigh said; “Fisher has a long and successful history and a team of talented and committed event experts. I am thrilled to be able to work with the Fisher Board to help drive the business into the future.”