Terry Bowen is Chair of the Operations Group at BGH Capital. Terry has over 25 years of senior management experience across a broad range of industries within some of Australia’s leading companies. Prior to joining BGH Capital, Terry was Finance Director of Wesfarmers Limited, a diverse conglomerate with a market capitalisation, at the time of his departure in 2017 of A$47 billion. Terry served as an Executive Director on the Board of Wesfarmers Limited, chaired and held primary operational oversight over a number of the Group’s divisions.
Prior to serving as Finance Director of Wesfarmers, Terry worked as Finance Director of Coles and Managing Director of Wesfarmers Industrial and Safety Division Terry served as Jetstar Airways’ inaugural Chief Financial Officer, helping to grow the business from a start-up to a core division of Qantas Airways. Terry has also held various senior management positions at Wesfarmers Landmark, including Chief Financial Officer.
Terry is a Non-Executive Director of BHP Limited, Transurban Limited and the West Coast Eagles Football club.
Terry holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of South Australia, is a Fellow of the Society of Certified Practising Accountants and completed Harvard Business School’s Advanced Managed Program in 2016.