Sectors & Practices

Sector perspectives

Hear from our Sector Leaders, as they share their perspectives on major trends and changes across a number of sectors.

Niranjan Arasaratnam

Niranjan Arasaratnam looks at the most significant changes to play out across the Technology, Media & Telecommunications sector and the ways in which these are affecting business models across Australia.

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Marcus Clark

Marcus Clark describes the importance of the Agribusiness sector for the Australian economy, including foreign investment opportunities for the sector.

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Anna Collyer

Anna Collyer talks about the key market forces to impact the Power & Utilities sector, and the investment opportunities that are evolving in a range of jurisdictions, in particular across emerging markets.

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Vijay Cugati

Vijay Cugati talks about the raft of regulatory change and proposals affecting the Investment Firms & Investment Management sector.

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Richard Gordon

Richard Gordon discusses trends affecting Banks & Financial Institutions, and the impact of regulatory change across this sector domestically and internationally.

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Tracey Greenaway

Tracey Greenaway discusses the drivers of growth and opportunities that exist across the Oil & Gas sector.

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Paul Kenny

Paul Kenny talks about the areas of significant growth in the Government sector, especially around infrastructure creation through the Asset Recycling Agreement and the challenges of regulatory and legislative reform.

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Tim Lester

Japanese companies are looking to invest in many Australian sectors, including Oil & Gas, Financial Services, Agribusiness and Infrastructure. Tim Lester discusses the opportunities ahead in 2014.

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Mark Stubbings

Mark Stubbings talks about the opportunities within the Real Estate sector for both onshore and offshore investors, as well as the innovative ways foreign and local owners are growing their businesses.

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Emma Warren

Emma Warren talks about opportunities for growth in the Infrastructure & Transport sector, as well as challenges in the current market.

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  • advised GPT Group on $325m capital raising
  • advised Tabcorp on $236m entitlement offer
  • advised CPPIB on their role in $2.9bn NorthConnex road project
  • acted for Federation Centres on $11bn proposed REIT merger
  • acted for Transpacific on strategic landfill acquisition
  • advised CCCI on acquisition of John Holland
  • advised DUET Group on A$397m capital raising
  • advised Nido Petroleum on acquisition of operator of Philippines oil field
  • advised APA Group on $6bn gas pipeline purchase
  • advised on first construction contract for WestConnex road project
  • advised Allianz on acquisition of Territory Insurance Office
  • acted for JBS Australia on $1.45bn acquisition of Primo Foods
  • advised purchasers of poultry processing plants
  • acted on landmark municipal note deal for Municipal Association of Victoria
  • advised Places Victoria on sales of residential growth corridors
  • worked with Linklaters on advising banks on Aurizon Network Euro issuance
  • acted for lenders on $925m refinancing of Growthpoint Properties
  • advised financiers on North West Rail Link operations contract
  • advises consortium in successful bid to build Ravenhall Prison
  • advised Brambles on specialist containers acquisition

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