Key Experience

  • Acting for GE Capital on the sale of a significant pan-European business involving 20 European jurisdictions, China, Bermuda and the United States. The sale was preceded by a very complex pre-closing reorganisation
  • Acting for Steadfast Group Limited (and its subsidiaries) in relation to various acquisitions of insurance brokerage businesses, in anticipation of the shares in Steadfast Group Limited being listed on the ASX
  • Acting for various superannuation funds in connection with acquisitions of interests in the Barangaroo development in Sydney and in other large-scale developments throughout Australia, which usually involve complex structuring arrangements
  • Acting for one of the largest global media and digital marketing communications networks in its acquisition of an advertising agency in Sydney. The transaction involved put and call options to facilitate the staged acquisition of 100% of the target over a long-term period, and was followed by a post-closing reorganisation
  • Acting for Ceramic Fuel Cells Limited (listed on ASX and AIM) in connection with various capital raisings (including pro rata rights issues, security purchase plans, subscriptions and placings, and convertible loan note issues)
  • Acting for Rajawali Group in its acquisition of shares in an ASX-listed mining company with interests in gold exploration targets in Indonesia

Areas of Experience

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Equity capital markets
  • Corporate governance
  • General commercial and contracting work
  • Private sector procurement and tenders
  • Not for profit sector issues