Senior Associate, Auckland

Syavie Ghamry

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Syavie specialises in corporate law, particularly in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity, equity capital raising and general company advisory.  He has international experience having worked six years abroad in both the London office of US law firm Latham & Watkins and in the Sydney office of leading independent Australian law firm Gilbert + Tobin.

Syavie has experience in cross border M&A having acted on a number of global cross border and multi-jurisdictional transactions.  He also advises on a range of shareholder arrangements, including joint ventures, management buy-outs and investment in early stage growth companies.

Syavie also has experience acting for issuers in initial public offerings and stock exchange listings, and for listed companies in M&A, secondary capital raisings and listing rules advice.

Syavie has a BCom (Accounting and Finance) from the University of Auckland and has been admitted to practice in New South Wales, Australia.


Work highlights

Acting for NYSE listed global appliance manufacturer Whirlpool Corporation

on its strategic joint venture with Borsa Istanbul exchange listed Arçelik A.Ş as part of its portfolio transformation

Acting for Norgine Europe B.V., a leading European specialty pharmaceutical company

on its agreement to sell a controlling stake in the company to Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

Acting for Delivery Associates Ltd

on its sale to and partnership with Trill Impact.

Acting for ASX-listed SG Fleet Group

on its acquisition of LeasePlan ANZ and associated capital raise.

Acting for ASX-listed MoneyMe Limited

on its merger with SocietyOne, Australia's leading digital finance platform.

Acting for MoneyMe Limited and Rubicon Water Limited

on their IPO and ASX-listings, and several Australian and New Zealand issuers on their proposed IPOs, and ASX and NZX listed companies on their secondary capital raisings (placements, rights issues)