Matthew Claughton is a Partner at BGH Capital, Head of the Operations Group and co-Head of ESG. Previously, Matthew was a Managing Director and Head of KKR Capstone Asia, responsible for partnering with Portfolio Company executives to drive value from A$10 billion of investments across 40 companies. This included Australian & New Zealand based companies, such as Latitude Financial Services, Genesis Care, Sundrop Farms, Australian Venue Company, MYOB and Laser Clinics Australia. Matthew spent five years at KKR Capstone and was a member of KKR Capstone’s Global Operating Committee.
Before joining KKR Capstone, Matthew worked for five years at Pacific Brands and was Group General Manager for the Workwear Division. Prior to that, Matthew spent five years at Foster’s Group Limited in a variety of strategy and business development roles. Matthew began his career as a consultant with McKinsey & Company.
Matthew holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) and a Bachelor of Arts from The University of Melbourne and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.