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BGF bolsters Yorkshire & North East Portfolio team with senior hire

Becky Odam will work closely with regional entrepreneurs and business owners across the region.

12 December 2023

We have appointed Becky Odam to strengthen our team in Yorkshire and the North East.

Becky joins BGF’s Portfolio team from Elaghmore LLP, where she spent the last three years managing new and existing investments as Investment Director. With over 13 years’ experience, Becky has held previous positions in strategy and transformation for the Al-Futtaim Contracting Group in Dubai, as well as senior advisory roles for PwC across the Middle East, Leeds and London.

At BGF, Becky will work closely with regional entrepreneurs and business owners, managing portfolio company investments and supporting companies as they strive for long-term growth.

Barry Jackson, Head of Yorkshire and North East, said: “We’re delighted to welcome Becky to the team. With extensive financial and investment experience, Becky’s knowledge and understanding of what it takes to make a business a success will provide the perfect backdrop as we support BGF-backed businesses to grow in size and strength into 2024.”

Becky Odam said: Unlocking business potential and opportunity are key drivers for growth. I’m really looking forward to working alongside management teams to create significant value within their business and the wider economy, while supporting them to overcome challenging market conditions and realise their ambitions.

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