New York-based private equity firm Bridge Growth Partners has added former member of the Business Council of Australia and founder of the Australian American Leadership Dialogue Phil Scanlan to its strategic advisory board.
Scanlan has worked with regulatory agencies and financial and investment communities, and has established relationships with global political, institutional and business leaders across the world.
bridge, which was launched last year, said he led Coca Cola’s expansion in Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific, Indonesia and Central Europe.
Bridge co-founder and managing principal Alok Singh said, “(Scanlan) is deeply familiar with the dynamics and opportunities that have created what amounts to a $1tn two-way investment freeway between the U.S. and Australia.
“Phil is a true globalist with a wide international network and tremendous experience as a visionary and entrepreneurial leader in the business and wider community.
“His unique perspective will provide a strong complement to our advisory board, the capabilities of our team and the success of our future investments.”
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