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Stuart Love

Partner, Perth

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

He has more than 15 years of consulting experience across Australia, Africa, Europe and North America.

Stuart has extensive experience in the global mining sector, having worked across a wide range of commodities within most major mining regions of the world. In addition to the mining sector, Stuart has also led major assignments in industrial products, oil & gas, consumer products, telecommunications and retail banking.

Stuart holds deep expertise in corporate strategy, M&A transaction and integration support and performance improvement. His private equity and M&A support extends beyond 50 due diligence assignments and multiple post-acquisition support programs across a wide range of industries.

Stuart originally joined Bain's Sydney office as a consultant in 1999, subsequently spending time in the firm's London, Tokyo, Melbourne, New York and Johannesburg offices. He was formerly 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.