Simon Harle is a founding partner of BGH. Previously, he was a partner of TPG Capital where he spent over 10 years and jointly led investments in Asciano, Petbarn, Healthscope, Inghams and Cushman & Wakefield, DTZ and Cassidy Turley. Mr Harle was also heavily involved in managing the investment in Alinta by funds advised by TPG. Prior to joining TPG in 2006, Mr Harle worked in the investment banking division of Credit Suisse for four years and spent almost ten years with Arthur Andersen, primarily in the corporate finance division across Melbourne and London. He received a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and an Associate Degree from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.