Emma Watford

Emma is a Partner of Bridgepoint. She leads Bridgepoint's Business Services team and is a member of the Financial Services sector team. She joined the Firm in 2009.

Role Partner, Head of Business Services sector
Office London
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Emma currently sits on the boards of Estera and Hobbycraft.  Recent transactions include the acquisitions of Estera, Quilter and Cheviot and the exits of Quilter Cheviot, Pets at Home and Bridgepoint's minority residual stake in Safestore plc.

Prior to joining Bridgepoint, she was a director of Candover Partners and prior to that, Emma worked at Morgan Stanley in mergers and acquisitions.

Emma holds a first class Masters degree in Chemistry from Oxford University and an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School where she was a Fulbright Scholar.