Private equity and venture capital

​​​​​​​Our corporate team has a broad range of experience in advising private equity and venture capital funds. The team advises on all areas of private equity and venture capital transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, financing, acquisition structuring, shareholding arrangements, foreign investment laws, restructurings, listings and initial public offerings. The team also advises private equity funds in their establishment and investor structures.

Work highlights

EQT Infrastructure IV Fund acquistion
Advised EQT Infrastructure IV Fund on its NZ$1.49 billion acquisition of NZX-listed Metlifecare by way of a scheme of arrangement.

Igneo Infrastructure Partners acquisition
Advised Igneo Infrastructure Partners on the NZ$1.9 billion acquisition of New Zealand’s largest resource recovery and waste management services provider, Waste Management NZ Limited, from private equity firm Beijing Capital Group.

"Acclaimed bench of highly skilled corporate lawyers with an impressive blue-chip client base. In addition to handling high-value mergers, demergers, joint ventures and acquisitions, it has an extensive offering in capital markets, private equity and restructuring as well as corporate governance matters."​​

Chambers Asia Pacific 2021 - Tier 1