About Harry Beardall
Harry specialises in M&A in the industrials, resources and energy sectors, with a focus on energy transition matters and, in particular, M&A activity in industrial decarbonisation, clean tech, renewables and critical minerals.
Harry's leading expertise encompasses public and private M&A, including competitive sale processes, complex corporate carve-outs, equity investments and joint venture arrangements.
Harry works with a broad range of clients, including Viva Energy, Platinum Equity, Wesfarmers, Rio Tinto, Macquarie Asset Management, Fletcher Building, BP and Zenith Energy, with recent highlights including advising:
- Viva Energy on its acquisition of LyondellBasell Australia, a polymer manufacturer and distributor
- Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy & Fertilisers on its proposed JV and farm-in arrangement with Ora Banda Mining in relation to lithium and other minerals on the Davyhurst tenement package in WA
- Platinum Equity on the acquisition of the JELD-WEN Australasia windows, doors and related building products business from JELD-WEN Holding, Inc.
Harry, based in Sydney, has also previously worked in London, New York and Hong Kong.