Simone has over 10 years’ transactional experience acting on deals for clients across a range of industries including the agribusiness, life sciences, digital media, manufacturing, renewables and resources sectors. 

Simone specialises in managing complex M&A transactions, restructures, joint ventures, asset acquisitions and disposals for listed and unlisted clients.

Simone’s recent experience includes:

  • Acting for Australian Wool Network, Australia’s largest independent wool broker, livestock and property group, on a series of acquisitions and advising the board and senior management on a range of commercial and governance matters;
  • Advising the peak industry body representing Australia’s mobile telecommunications industry on membership and funding arrangements, commercial contracts with suppliers, project partners and telco market participants;
  • Acting for global conglomerate Lantmannen Unibake on its entry into the Australian baked goods market via its acquisition of a bakery business supplying to Australia’s leading supermarket chains, representing a key strategic move for one of Europe’s largest bakery groups; and
  • Advising on a series of acquisitions for one of Australia’s leading job training, employment and workforce solutions providers whose programs are active across metropolitan, regional and remote communities throughout Australia.
Client: Perennial Partners
Transaction Type: Equity Capital Markets
Advised private equity fund Perennial Partners on its investment into Bare Group. The capital raise supports both digital and infrastructure investments for Bare who are leading the evolution in the deathcare industry.