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Wynn Williams
Level 25, Vero Centre
48 Shortland Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand

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

Lawyer Rankings

New Zealand > Corporate and M&A

This team gets the balance just right between their approach when dealing with other advisors, applying pragmatism during the dealmaking process and being responsive and knowledgable‘, says a client of Wynn Williams. The firm’s broad scope of work includes complex acquisitions and divestments in the growth industry areas of honey and food, as well as private equity and venture capital transactions in a range of sectors. In Auckland, the ‘smart, commercial and efficientAsh Hill leads the practice and is ‘easy to work with and gets the deal done‘. He handles complex M&A transactions for major corporates and private investors including Reddy Group and the Ports of Auckland. Nick Kovacevich has moved to found Couch Harlowe Kovacevich.