Simon Harle is a Founding Partner of BGH. Previously, Simon was a Partner at TPG Capital, based in Melbourne. Simon spent over ten years at TPG, and together with Ben Gray, jointly led investments in Asciano, Petbarn, Healthscope, Inghams and Cushman & Wakefield, including DTZ and Cassidy Turley. 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 received a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and an Associate Degree from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.