- Chief Operating Officer
Mark Tainton was appointed Chief Operating Officer ahead of the 2017/18 season.
Tainton served as interim Head Coach during the second half of the 2016/17 campaign before assuming the new position in the summer of 2017.
He initially joined Bristol Bears as Consultant Coach ahead of the 2016/17 campaign.
Previously kicking consultant for the Club, Mark has also worked with London Irish and Wasps since 2014.
Bristol's all-time record points scorer, the former fly half spent ten years as a technical coach with Ireland.