Stephanie Charles is the Head of Capital Markets and a Deal Partner at BGH. Previously, Stephanie was a Managing Director in the investment banking division at Credit Suisse, based in Melbourne. Stephanie spent nearly fourteen years at Credit Suisse and was Head of Retail, Consumer, Healthcare and Chemicals for Australia. During her time at Credit Suisse, Stephanie advised on over A$10 billion of capital markets assignments and over A$10 billion in M&A transactions across many sectors.
Prior to joining Credit Suisse in 2003, Stephanie worked for four years in the investment banking division of Citigroup, in Australia and New York. Prior to that, she spent almost three years as a Lawyer at Allens Linklaters. Stephanie received a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) and a Bachelor of Law from the University of Melbourne (Honours). She currently serves on the Australian Takeovers Panel.