47-year old Jeremy Wyndham, previously managing director of Nielsen Media International, joined the Fisher board in 2000.

Fisher Outdoor Leisure’s non-executive chairman dies

"Jeremy was very much a strategic member of the Board and will be greatly missed by the company," said Gordon Fisher.

"We have sent our condolences to his wife Sarah and their two young children.

Wyndham was also a former managing director of Public Attitude Surveys, a UK-based market research company.

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