Our Team

Exceptional public relations for exceptional clients

BakerBaird is a multi-award-winning public relations consultancy based in Nottingham in the East Midlands

We combine experience and indepth understanding of the public and private sector to create results for our clients.

A background in journalism, public relations, public affairs and business, along with an enviable black book of the UK’s movers and shakers, gives BakerBaird our unique ability to see business challenges from every perspective.


Richard Baker of BakerBaird Communications


Stuart Baird of BakerBaird Communications


Gaby Taylor of BakerBaird


A former daily newsroom Assistant Editor and Business Editor, Richard combines long experience of journalism with an in-depth knowledge of business and the economy.

He works with businesses in tech, data analytics, design engineering, infrastructure project management and with universities in science, innovation and manufacturing.

He has undertaken trade missions to Germany, India and China.


Stuart is an award winning communicator, having delivered national campaigns such as Think! and Change4Life.

He has worked in the Strategic Communications Unit at 10 Downing Street and led communications, marketing and engagement within the NHS. He has been a specialist trainer and coach to Ministers, diplomats and NHS leadership teams for more than 10 years with work in Africa, South-East Asia, the Middle East and the USA.


Gaby is an expert in public and third sector communications, with a specialism in health. She has worked on national campaigns for the Department of Health, regional NHS projects and led the regional marcomms for the British Heart Foundation. Most recently she was Director of Communications for Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust.

Formerly, she worked on a wide range of Whitehall client campaigns for Government.


Debbie Jackson of BakerBaird Communications


Wayne Swiffin of BakerBaird Communications


Debbie is an experienced communicator and project manager with 27 years’ experience across strategic communications and engagement, including internal and external communications.


Wayne has more than 25 years’ experience as a journalist and public relations consultant. An expert story-teller who understands how to get your voice heard, Wayne has worked with global businesses, local authorities and regional projects, generating tailored content, managing social media and handling media relations.

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