8th January 2024

Michele Giddens

Michele co-founded Bridges alongside Philip Newborough and Sir Ronald Cohen in 2002 and was Co-CEO alongside Philip Newborough from 2019-2024. Michele became CEO in summer 2024 and oversees all Bridges’ investment activity across our platform of funds, as well as strategy, operations, people and all other aspects of the business. Michele has played a leading […]

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8th January 2024

Philip Newborough

Philip co-founded Bridges in 2002 alongside Michele Giddens and Sir Ronald Cohen. He was CEO of the business from 2002 to 2024, overseeing Bridges’ investment activity across all its strategies and geographies, and personally led Bridges’ successful investments in The Gym Group, The Office Group, The Hoxton, Simply Switch and Viva Gym, among others. In his […]

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8th January 2024

Simon Ringer

Simon is a partner at Bridges and is responsible for leading our property investment strategy. Simon has spent over 20 years in the property industry. For the majority of his career, he has been involved in fund management and banking. He was instrumental in the creation of the property fund management business of Charterhouse Bank […]

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8th January 2024

Paul Richings

Paul joined Bridges as Chief Financial Officer in 2014, and is responsible for financial management and reporting for both the firm and the funds that it manages, as well as risk management and regulatory compliance. Prior to this, he had worked in the investment management industry for over 20 years, most recently as a partner […]

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