Founder & Managing Partner, GP Bullhound
Hugh Campbell is a founder and managing partner of GP Bullhound. Hugh is passionate about technology innovation and entrepreneurs; and has 15 years’ experience advising and investing in Europe’s current and future unicorns. He has worked with all the leading growth equity funds in Europe and has sold businesses to Real Networks, Tesco, Disney, Accenture and Experian amongst others.
Hugh started his career at Citibank in M&A before moving on to Goldman Sachs where he worked in equity research. He is from an entrepreneurial publishing family who sold John Murray Publishers to Hachette in 2002 and founded an e-learning business, Pastest Limited, where Hugh is chairman. In 2000, Hugh left Goldman Sachs and spent most of the year working and living in Beijing, China before going back to his investment banking roots by co-founding GP Bullhound. Hugh opened the Manchester office in 2013 and is a Manchester Grammar School alum.