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Stuart Love

Partner, Perth

Stuart Love is a partner with Bain & Company and a founding member of the firm's Perth office. He co-leads Bain's global Mining practice and is an active member of the firm's Private Equity practice.

Stuart has more than 20 years of consulting experience, with a strong focus on corporate and asset strategy, performance improvement and M&A transaction and integration support. 

Stuart has deep experience in the global mining sector, having worked across a wide range of commodities within most major mining regions including Australia, Africa, Southeast Asia, North America and South America.

Stuart's private equity and M&A experience extends beyond 50 due diligence assignments and multiple post-acquisition support programs across a wide range of industries in Europe, North America and Australasia.

Stuart has additional experience in the industrial products, oil & gas, consumer products, telecommunications and retail banking sectors.

Stuart has applied his consulting expertise globally with Bain, having worked in the firm's Sydney, London, Tokyo, Melbourne, New York and Johannesburg offices.

In addition to Bain, Stuart was previously an owner and partner of a boutique consulting and corporate finance firm in Perth.

Stuart studied at the University of Western Australia where he received a Bachelor of Commerce. He achieved an MBA from AGSM in Sydney, including an exchange to The Wharton School, and is a Chartered Accountant.