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Matthew is an experienced corporate and commercial lawyer, with considerable experience on a wide range of corporate activity including domestic and foreign M&A, joint ventures and ECM, with a particular focus on foreign direct investment.
Matthew has been recognised for his work in the corporate and M&A area in the Legal 500 and is recognised by the International Financial Law Review as a rising star. Matthew advised Deutsche Bank, KKR and Varde on their $8bn acquisition of GE’s Australia and New Zealand consumer finance business. This transaction won international deal of the year at the 2016 New Zealand Law Awards.