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Jon Simon

Investor

Biography

Jonathan joined BGF before its launch in early 2011 to help establish the investment process and strategy. He now leads the origination, appraisal and execution of new investment opportunities. He also represents BGF on the board of a number of portfolio companies, with a focus on the consumer sector.

Jonathan has over 12 years’ investment experience, having previously worked for Bank of Scotland and subsequently Lloyds Banking Group in the Joint Ventures team, where he undertook several asset-backed investments. Prior to that he worked in the equity management and corporate banking divisions within the bank. Jonathan holds an MA in Economics and Finance from Leeds University Business School.

He lives with his wife and two children in North London. As well as following his home town team United, he enjoys running, having occasionally completed the London marathon and triathlon.

Board Positions

Furniture Village

Board director

Giggling Squid

Board director

Camino

Board observer

Revital

Board director

Crêpeaffaire

Board director

Contact

London

13-15 York Buildings
London
WC2N 6JU

07775 757969

020 7340 0624