Profile of Joshua Hoare

Joshua Hoare

Managing Associate, BCom LLB (Hons)

About Joshua Hoare

Josh is a Managing Associate in our M&A team. He advises leading PE houses and other financial sponsors on their most significant transactions, with experience across all forms of M&A, joint ventures, exits, restructurings and portfolio company arrangements.

Josh was previously based in London, where he worked as a Managing Associate in the PE team at our alliance partner Linklaters.

Highlights of Josh’s recent experience include advising:

  • KKR – on its proposed A$20 billion take private of Ramsay Health Care.
  • Blackstone – on its A$1.6 billion sale of La Trobe Financial to Brookfield Asset Management.
  • BGH Capital – on its contested take private of Virtus Health.
  • Pacific Equity Partners – on its sale of WINconnect to Origin, as part of a related investment in Intellihub by Brookfield.
  • Cerberus Capital Management – on the acquisition of Westpac's auto finance business.
  • KKR – on its investment in Arnott's, including the A$3.4 billion acquisition from Campbell Soup Company and numerous bolt ons.
  • Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners – on its investment in and A$3.3 billion exit from PEXA following a competitive dual track process.
  • KKR – on its investment in Australian Venue Co, including its joint venture with Coles Group and numerous bolt ons.
  • BGH Capital – on its proposed A$6 billion take private of Healthscope.
  • Brookfield and Oaktree – on their joint venture arrangements post Brookfield’s US$4.8 billion acquisition of a majority ownership stake in Oaktree.
  • Carlyle – on its £1.8 billion exit of PA Consulting, a global innovation and transformation consultancy.
  • Carlyle – on its investment in EnerMech Group, a global energy and infrastructure asset services provider.