31 January 2018 - Article
Advising fund managers on all aspects of the life-cycle of a fund structuring, establishment, capital raising, investments/divestments and exit, for example advising Advising Pro-invest Hotels Group on its Cayman fund, developing hotels in Australia and New Zealand under InterContinental Hotel’s Group’s Holiday Inn Express brand.
Advising investors (including high net wealth/family office) on a wide range of complex M&A corporate and restructuring transactions, both in Australia and cross-border, for financial and non-financial investors, for example advising Indigenous Land Corporation on its purchase of Ayers Rock Resort (over 1000 rooms in five hotels) and related airport facilities, and advising V8 team owners in relation to the sale of a majority stake in V8 Supercars to private equity.
Advising investors on various Australian and international fund and other investments, including co-ownership and joint venture arrangements, for example advising a listed Australian real estate fund on its global joint venture with a foreign pension fund relating to an investment in Australian infrastructure assets and a major North-American foreign pension fund in relation to its acquisition of a majority position in a telecommunications infrastructure joint venture.
Advising fiduciaries, professional trustees and custodians in relation to transactions and structures in which they are engaged, for example advising listed corporate trustee services providers in relation to their various roles as trustee and custodian for multiple MIT-qualifying structures in Australia.
Advising investment banks, intermediaries and issuers on debt capital markets arrangements and structures, including in relation to securitisation, repackaging, CDS, CMBS and RMBS and listed and unlisted notes issuances.
New South Wales, Australia, 1996
England and Wales, 2002
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
Governance Institute of Australia
Law Society of England and Wales
Law Society of New South Wales