Joel Aitken is a Vice President at BGH. Prior to joining BGH, Joel was based in Switzerland reporting to Nestlé’s Head of Group Strategy & Business Development. During his time there, Joel was involved with Nestlé’s investments in the e-commerce, food, beverage and consumer health sectors across a range of markets globally.
Prior to joining Nestlé in 2018, Joel worked for ten years in the investment banking division of UBS, based in the US and Australia. While at UBS, Joel worked on M&A, leveraged finance and equity capital markets transactions, covering corporate and financial sponsor clients across the retail, consumer and industrials sectors.
Joel received a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the University of Melbourne.