Worldwide Executive

The Worldwide Executive formulates the strategic direction of the association for discussion and approval by the Worldwide Board.

The members of the Worldwide Executive include the alliance's Chairman, Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

Colin Farmer
Worldwide Chairman Colin Farmer Partner & Worldwide Chair

Alliotts (London office)

London, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 20 7240 9971
Mobile: +44 7889 597104

Colin Farmer is the Managing Partner in the London office of our London and South East England accounting firm member Alliotts and was appointed Alliott Group Worldwide Chair in November 2017.

Colin is specialised in understanding the complex issues facing inward investing businesses setting up in the UK. He provides practical advice and services to numerous UK subsidiaries of overseas companies, including a number of well known international retail chains, to help them maximise their investment in the UK.

Darsi Casey
Deputy Worldwide Chairman Darsi Casey Managing Partner & Worldwide Board Member

Casey Neilon Inc. (Reno, NV office)

Reno, United States of America

Tel: 1-(775)283-5555
Mobile: +1 775 720-9241

James Hickey
Chief Executive James Hickey Chief Executive Officer

Alliott Group (Exec Office)


Tel: +44 203 330 0110
Mobile: +44 7595 042 779

As Chief Executive Officer, James is responsible for the day to day management of Alliott Group. Working in conjunction with the Worldwide Executive, the Worldwide Board and the Regional Advisory Committees, James supports the development and implementation of membership services and the strategic development of the Group. James joined Alliott Group in July 2008 and has over 15 years' experience of working within a membership/association business environment.