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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12th March 2024

Elizabeth Burgess

Elizabeth Burgess is a Partner and Head of the Growth Business investment strategy, where she leads on fund strategy, origination, investment and portfolio management. Elizabeth has approximately 30 years of experience in private equity and leveraged transactions across a wide range of industries and markets. Previous to Bridges, she was a Founding Senior Partner at […]

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12th March 2024

Brian Trelstad

Brian is a Partner at Bridges in the U.S. Sustainable Growth Fund, a director of the Bridges Impact Foundation in the U.S., and a leader of our impact advisory activities. Brian has nearly 20 years of impact investing experience, having written the business plan for Acumen in 2000 and served until 2012 as the Chief […]

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12th March 2024

Bridget Burkhardt

Bridget Burkhardt is a Portfolio Manager on the Growth Business team, responsible for coordinating and managing investor relations, investment analysis and portfolio company support. Bridget began her career as a Financial Analyst with PaineWebber, providing analytical and marketing support for capital raising and mergers and acquisitions for companies in the healthcare industry. She then joined […]

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