About Bendigo

The importance of operational expertise

Bendigo Partners was formed in 2008 to capitalize on disruptive change in the financial services industry. We believe the focus of the private equity industry has moved from leverage and financial engineering to operational engineering, Bendigo’s area of expertise. Our approach is participatory when we invest and operational when we consult.


Exclusive Focus on Financial Services

Technology as key driver

  • Special situations, management turnarounds and transitional growth opportunities
  • Control oriented, deep-value investors and partners combining operating and financial skills
  • Financial Services Aggregation and Administration / Transaction Processing

Experienced, Successful Executives

Deep and broad industry experience

  • Founded by executives who have successfully led, managed and grown financial services companies for over 30 years.The majority of partners have worked together for more than 25 years
  • The team can provide expertise to daily operations and functions of financial services companies and have deep knowledge with regulations, industry standards, partners, pricing and processes necessary to develop and build healthy financial service businesses
  • Bendigo Partners maintain a presence in the US, UK, Hong Kong and Japan
  • Team has participated in business acquisitions of over $2.5bn and business sales and restructurings generating cash proceeds of over $1bn and P&L gains of over $750mm