Our Team

Gresham’s investing team brings the lens of the principal to sourcing and structuring investments across multiple asset classes.

Funds Management

Principal Investments

Gary Head

Managing Director, Sydney

Gary joined Gresham in 2018 as Managing Director and Head Equity Capital Solutions.

Gary joined Gresham from UBS where he has over 30 years’ experience in equity markets, as Global Head of Cash Equities (2014-2018) and prior to that as Australian Head of Equities (2010-2014). Over his career he has worked and lived in Melbourne, Sydney and London.
 
Gary has been heavily involved in UBS’s capital market transactions in Australia and Globally involving structuring, pricing, underwriting, distribution and risk management since 2007. Gary spearheaded the creation of the first Global Institutional Blocks Trade business which is now a market leader. The addition of Gary’s institutional network and Capital Markets expertise is a natural fit to Gresham’s Corporate Advisory, Capital Solutions, Property and Funds Management services.
 
Gary studied at Harvard University completing an Advanced Management Program in 2013, as well as a Bachelor of Business at Monash University in 1986.

Tel: +61 2 9221 5133

Level 17, 167 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Charles Graham

Managing Director, Sydney

Charles is Managing Director of Gresham Partners Limited.

Charles has advised Gresham clients across a range of transactions including Platinum Equity on their acquisition of a majority stake in Sensis from Telstra, Bank of Queensland on the acquisition of Investec Bank Australia, Woodside on the partial unwind of the Shell shareholding, Treasury Group on its cross-border merger with Northern Lights Capital, Resimac on the acquisition of RHG’s loan book, DUET on their internalisation of management from AMP and Macquarie and sale to CKI, KKR on the acquisition of Pepper Group, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan on the asset swap of a stake in Sydney Airport for interests in Brussels and Copenhagen Airports and advising Telstra’s Board on negotiations with the Australian Government and NBN Co.

Prior to joining Gresham, Charles was a Managing Director with Goldman, Sachs & Co. in New York. He had a significant role in transactions for clients including News Corporation, Time Warner, Nielsen, EMC Corporation, Intergraph, Philips, Dow Jones, Warner Music, EqualLogic, CommVault, Knight Ridder, and Affiliated Computer Services. Additionally, he has executed transactions for a range of global financial sponsors, or their portfolio companies, including Bain Capital, Blackstone, Carlyle, Hellman & Friedman, KKR, THLee and TPG Group.

Charles’ transaction experience spans across M&A and financings with a cumulative value of in excess of US$100 billion. Prior to Goldman, Sachs & Co., Charles worked for Rio Tinto at its aluminium operations, Comalco, in engineering and business development roles.

Charles holds Bachelor degrees in Engineering and Commerce from the University of Sydney where he was a Chancellor’s Scholar, a Masters degree in Information Technology from Deakin University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Charles is a Chairman of Musica Viva Australia and a Director of HCA Philanthropy.  He is Chapter Chair of YPO Sydney, President of the Harvard Club of Australia and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.  

Tel: +61 2 9221 5133

Level 17, 167 Macquarie Street Sydney NSW 2000 

Stephen O'Shaughnessy

Manging Director, Sydney

Stephen has more than 15 years’ experience in the corporate finance industry and has worked on a wide range of M&A, equity and debt transactions in Europe, the United States, Asia and Australia.

Stephen’s primary focus is the financial services sector including banking, insurance, wealth management and structured finance.

Prior to Gresham Stephen worked in M&A advisory at ABN AMRO in London and the Investments and Advisory division at the National Australia Bank.

Stephen holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from the University of Melbourne and has completed the CFA program.

Tel: +61 2 9221 5133

Level 17,167 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Corporate Advisory

Australia’s leading independent M&A and corporate advisory business.

Funds Management

Manager of specialist funds via debt, mezzanine and preferred equity investment and as agent for our international affiliate partners.

Property

Providing a full suite of advisory, financing and structuring solutions to the property and development industry.

Capital Solutions

Gresham offers a range of independent debt solutions including debt advisory, financial restructuring and structured capital.

Careers

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