Harry is a senior corporate and commercial lawyer specialising in strategic advice and negotiated transactions. He has extensive legal industry experience working in private practice and organisations in the transport and financial services industries as well as working as an investment banking professional. He is a trusted advisor to private and ASX listed corporations, their directors and management throughout Australasia.
Harry is highly regarded for his general commercial expertise as well as specialist knowledge around private equity, private and public M&A, IPOs and equity and debt capital markets.
Harry has a diverse background and is uniquely placed to understand clients’ needs having been a member of the leadership team and chief legal counsel for Pacific National, Australia’s largest rail operator of both bulks (minerals/food & fibre) and intermodal freight in Australia.
He has also served as the Senior Strategy and M&A counsel for Asciano Limited working on large transformative M&A projects, mainly for Patrick in its Ports and Logistics divisions.
Prior to Asciano, Harry was a Director for a boutique investment bank and was co-head of its resources team working on IPOs, secondary market raisings and M&A transactions for small and mid-cap ASX listed companies.
Being highly numerate, Harry has developed a reputation as an effective negotiator who is commercially driven and outcomes focussed.
Harry’s experience includes:
16 November 2015 - Knowledge
#Agribusiness, #Corporate & Commercial Law
From producers to haulage providers, Australian agribusiness has traditionally relied on conventional debt financing. Being captive to variable factors such as climate and cyclical business cycles, financial institutions often take a conservative approach to lending which has restricted the flow of funds...