Meet the Team

Tim Huddart, Senior Partner

Tim founded h2glenfern in 2004 after 25 years in investment banking latterly as Head of Research for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Merrill Lynch.

Helping companies define and articulate their strategy and equity story is what Tim enjoys most.  In the past year he has been heavily involved in some of the most successful IPOs in the UK and continental Europe.

Tim is married and, with two working children, he now has more time to play, especially in the kitchen!

Tim Huddart

Clive Anderson, Senior Partner

Since joining h2glenfern in 2009, Clive has worked with numerous management teams, advising on the presentation of investment propositions to both existing and potential investors.

Clive has 25 years experience in capital markets as a Managing Director covering the European and Global Transport & Infrastructure sectors at Merrill Lynch and in private equity and corporate advisory at NewSmith Capital Partners. Clive and his research team were No.1-ranked by independent surveys on over 20 occasions.

In his spare time, Clive enjoys walking his dog, rowing and rugby.

Clive Anderson

Bill Baker, Partner

Using his experience as a fund manager, Bill’s focus at h2glenfern is on defining and communicating a distinctive and compelling investment proposition.

Bill has over 25 years experience in investment management having spent a decade each at Mercury Asset Management (now part of Blackrock) and Schroders, where he was Head of UK Equities.

In his spare time, Bill enjoys travel (especially to India), opera, skiing and gardening.

Bill Baker

Chris Birks, Partner

Chris joined h2glenfern in 2014 from IRfocus, the investor relations consultancy he co-founded.

Chris has over 20 years’ experience of Investor Relations, both as a consultant and as a Director of Investor Relations for a FTSE-250 engineering company. He also has a background in equity sales and spent 10 years at Kleinwort Benson Securities.

In his spare time, Chris indulges in his twin passions of supporting Chelsea and driving 1960s sports cars….but not at the same time!

Chris Birks

Tom Chetwood, Partner

Tom joined h2glenfern in early 2018 to help the team with business development.

He started his City career in 1994 at Cazenove working in equity research and sales.  Subsequently he focused on equity sales to institutional asset managers and headed teams at BNP Paribas, Macquarie and KBC Financial Products in London and New York.

Tom enjoys nothing so much as messing about in boats with his family.

Tom Chetwood

Amita Gulati, Partner

Amita was a top-ranked equity research analyst at Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch before taking time out to raise her family. Before joining h2glenfern she worked with various management teams on an independent basis, helping them with their key messages for the financial markets.

She enjoys helping companies communicate their equity story in a way that makes it clearer and easier to understand.

In her free time she likes singing, pilates and spending time with her family and friends.


Amita Gulati

Michael Ansell, Remuneration Consultant

Michael joined h2glenfern in 2009 to develop a market focused remuneration consultancy.  His expertise lies in assisting growth companies with corporate, investor and governance matters.

Michael studied economics and history at Cambridge and his working background lies in corporate finance.  In his 12 years with Investec, he advised Official List, AIM and private businesses across a range of sectors and transactions.

Away from work, Michael enjoys playing tennis, cricket and spending time with his family.

Michael Ansell

Janak Vyas, Analyst,

Janak joined the Remuneration Advisory team in September 2016, after spending two years working in finance for a leading post- production and visual effects agency.

Janak left the University of York with a BA in Politics, Philosophy and economics and an MA in Conflict, Governance and Development and is currently studying towards becoming a chartered accountant.

Outside of work Janak is an avid snowboarder and amateur musician, and enjoys football and rugby.

Janak Vyas, Analyst

Loraine Ffrench, Producer/Director

Loraine is an award winning producer/director.  Since joining h2glenfern in early 2015, she has put her talent for combining slick visuals with innovative narratives to good use, having produced corporate films, animations and executive interviews for a number of clients.

Away from work, Loraine enjoys playing netball, going to the cinema and seeing the world!

Loraine Ffrench

Deirdre Bellingan, Associate

Deirdre joined h2glenfern in 2018, having graduated from Edinburgh University with a 2.1 in History and Politics.

Away from work she enjoys travelling (especially around Africa), playing the piano and spending time with her friends and family.

Deirdre Bellingan