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Wynn Williams

LEVEL 1, AIG BULDING, 41 SHORTLAND STREET, AUCKLAND 1010, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 3 379 7622
Fax:
Fax +64 9 300 2609
Email:
Web:
www.wynnwilliams.co.nz
Auckland, Christchurch
Wynn Williams, Ash Hill, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND

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Tel:
Work +64 9 300 3053
Email:
Web:
www.wynnwilliams.co.nz
Wynn Williams

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial - Corporate Advisory

Position

Partner

Career

Ash is head of our national Corporate & Commercial Team. He specialises in domestic and cross border mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, private securities offerings and complex joint venture arrangements. He also advises clients on a range of corporate governance issues, including shareholding arrangements and board matters.

Ash has considerable sector specific experience in agriculture and primary industry, including apiculture, dairy, aquiculture and forestry transactions.

Ash was recognised in the NZ Lawyer Hot List in 2016

Education

BA, LLB (Hons) - University of Auckland


New Zealand

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Wynn Williams is highly recommended for private M&A transactions and it is active in established sectors such as transport and logistics, as well as handling major deals in growth industries such as food and technology. Its work for innovative companies includes acting for Snowball Effect, which is New Zealand’s first licensed equity crowdfunding platform, as well as equity capital raisings for numerous start-up and growth-stage companies. Hayley Buckley in Auckland leads the practice and is a respected for her work in the equity crowdfunding market. Her work in other sectors included advising Smart Environmental on its sale to Maui Capital. M&A specialist Ash Hill also worked on that deal, and his other highlights included assisting Egmont Honey with the NZ$30m sale of a controlling interest to GO Healthy. Stephen Lowe is also recommended.

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