Having worked at Top Tier firms in the Middle East and in Sydney, Jacob brings an international perspective to a broad range of clients across a variety of sectors on their full range of transactional requirements.  

Jacob specialises in private M&A, capital raisings, corporate governance and a broad range of commercial matters.   

Jacob’s recent experience includes advising: 

  • Consilium Technology on its sale to Pemba Capital Partners;
  • SACARE on its sale and partnership with Pemba Capital Partner’s ONCALL Group;
  • Complexica on its capital raise arrangements with Microequities Asset Management, funds managed by MA Financial Group and Flinders Port Holdings; 
  • Complexica on its acquisition of Wave Systems, a leading ports and logistics software vendor;
  • Silk Laser Clinics (ASX: SLA) on its acquisition of Australian Skin Clinics; 
  • Stilmark Holdings on its majority sale of Insightus; 
  • Corval Group on its acquisition of MaxFoods Pty Ltd; and 
  • Customs Agency Services on its sale to Mondiale VGL.

Drawing on his breadth of experience, along with his commercial acumen, Jacob is able to provide clients with the strategic foresight and execution required to successfully deliver in transactions across all stages of a business’ lifecycle.  

Jacob is listed as a ‘Recommended Lawyer’ in Doyle’s Guides 2022, 2023 and 2024 in the areas of corporate and commercial law. 

Client: Complexica
Transaction Type: Private M&A
Advised Complexica on their latest capital raise as a result of investment by Perennial PartnersComplexica’s Artificial Intelligence software optimises sales, marketing and supply chain activities and the Perennial Partners investment will allow Complexica to effectively execute their 2023 growth plans both domestically and overseas.  
Client: Premier Health Care
Advised on the sale of Premier Health Care (aged care business) to Estia Health (ASX:EHE). This is the second transaction between Estia Health and Premier Health Care, with Estia acquiring Premier's original portfolio in 2014.
Customs Agency Services
Client: Customs Agency Services
Transaction Type: Private M&A
Advised Customs Agency Services, South Australia's largest international freight forwarding and logistics provider, on its business sale to Australasian end-to-end supply chain giant Mondiale VGL. Deal value undisclosed.