Garret is a qualified veterinary surgeon who co-founded, built and sold one of the UK's first vet consolidators. He has been a private equity investor since 2011. Garret joined August Equity as a Partner in 2018 to lead new investments primarily in health & social care and education. His current board seats include Genesis Dental Care and Orbis Education and Care. He has degrees in Natural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine from Cambridge University and an MBA from Henley Management College.