Simon Harle is a Founding Partner of BGH Capital. Previously, Simon was a Partner at TPG, based in Melbourne. Simon spent over ten years at TPG and, together with Ben Gray, led A$2.2 billion of equity investments by funds advised by TPG. Simon jointly led investments in Asciano, Petbarn, Healthscope and Inghams. Simon was also heavily involved in managing the investment in Alinta by funds advised by TPG.
Prior to joining TPG in 2006, Simon worked in the investment banking division of Credit Suisse for four years and spent almost ten years with Arthur Andersen, working primarily in the corporate finance division across Melbourne and London.
Simon holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and an Associate Degree from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.