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LEVEL 5, BAYLEYS HOUSE, 30 GAUNT STREET, PO BOX 3797, AUCKLAND 1140, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 9 921 6000
Fax:
Fax +64 9 921 6001
Email:
Web:
www.maynewetherell.com
Mayne Wetherell, Matthew Olsen, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND

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Matthew Olsen

Tel:
Work +64 9 921 6097
Email:
Web:
www.maynewetherell.com
Mayne Wetherell

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner

Career

Matthew’s areas of expertise include mergers & acquisitions, private equity, corporate and securities, contract and commercial, and restructuring and insolvency.

Matthew has been with Mayne Wetherell since 2006 and has been a partner since 2014.

Languages

English

Member

New Zealand Private Equity & Venture Capital Association; New Zealand Law Society

Education

LLB (Hons), BCom, University of Auckland


New Zealand

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Mayne Wetherell in Auckland handles high-end domestic and international M&A transactions and has particular strength in inbound investment matters for large corporates, institutional investors and private equity firms. Michael Harrod leads the four-partner practice and with key partner Michael Pritchard acted for Eclipx Group in its A$179m acquisition of Grays eCommerce by way of scrip-for-scrip scheme of arrangement. Pritchard and finance partner Will Tipping handled the acquisition of NZ RJs Licorice on behalf of purchaser Quadrant Private Equity. Also recommended are Matthew Olsen, who recently acted for a global fund in relation to its investment in several of New Zealand’s largest private dairy holdings, and Simon Horner, who handled the separation of the Watson & Son business in which Ngai Tahu acquired the honey production assets and the client acquired the functional foods and medical side of the business.

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