About us

Bridgewest Finance provides financing to pioneering companies looking to take their business to the next level.

Every financing opportunity is unique and, therefore, so is every solution. We embrace novel ideas, have an entrepreneurial approach to credit risk and strive to make our borrowers succeed. We have the ability to see your vision, identify a great idea and help it come to fruition. The strength of the Bridgewest Finance team allows the company to recognize value which translates into identifying unique lending opportunities.

Bridgewest Finance (New Zealand) is part of the Bridgewest Group, a privately held investment company with global assets in the biotech, high tech, commercial real estate, asset management and financial services industries. The Bridgewest Group and its predecessors have been in business for over fifteen years and is headquartered in San Diego, California, USA. Operating in 15 cities and 7 countries Bridgewest Group manages over $1 billion in assets and employs over 1000 people in its various subsidiaries.

The Bridgewest Group is led by a team of accomplished finance, investment and operating professionals with expertise in life science, technology, commercial real estate, and a variety of other sectors. Through multiple platforms, our team has invested in over 100 private and public companies in these sectors. We create long-term value through the application of superior industry knowledge, operational expertise and significant financial resources to attractive investment opportunities.

Bridgewest Finance (New Zealand) does not raise funds in New Zealand and is not a deposit taker.

Bridgewest Finance (New Zealand) is a registered Financial Services Provider with number FSP498386.

Bridgewest Finance (New Zealand) is a member of Financial Services Complaints Limited, an external dispute resolution scheme approved pursuant to the Financial Service Providers (Registration and Dispute Resolution) Act 2008. The contact details of Financial Services Complaints Limited can be obtained here: