Lord Jitesh Gadhia


Lord Jitesh Gadhia has over 25 years’ investment banking experience, having held senior positions at Blackstone, Barclays Capital, ABN AMRO and Baring Brothers. He has advised on a wide range of high profile M&A and capital raising transactions across developed and emerging markets.

Jitesh is also a board member of BGL Holdings, which owns comparethemarket.com, the UK’s largest digital price comparison website for financial and household services. He is also a director of Accord Healthcare, a leading supplier of generic pharmaceuticals in the UK and internationally, and a board member of FTSE 100 housebuilder Taylor Wimpey plc.

Jitesh graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in economics and attended the London Business School as a Sloan Fellow. He has served as a Trustee of Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity and of Nesta. Jitesh has been a member of House of Lords since September 2016.