Having worked on some of Australia’s largest private equity deals at a top-tier firm in Melbourne, Travis brings a wealth of experience advising clients in complex public and private M&A transactions.

Travis is a Transactions lawyer specialising in private and public M&A transactions. He is recognised for his commercial acumen and technical excellence across a breadth of industries and is always working to ensure he can effectively manage complex legal issues and transactions for his clients.

Travis’ recent experience includes advising:

  • KKR on its acquisition of a majority interest in Colonial First State (CFS) and the establishment of a strategic partnership with Commonwealth Bank of Australia;
  • KKR on its $2 billion acquisition of MYOB by way of scheme of arrangement;
  • Dulux Group on its $4.2 billion acquisition by Nippon Paints by way of scheme of arrangement; and
  • KKR on corporate aspects of its $3.2 billion acquisition of Arnott’s and certain international operations of the Campbell Soup Company.
Stilmark Group
Client: Stilmark Group
Transaction Type: Private M&A
Advised Stilmark Group, an independent Australian developer, owner and operator of mobile tower assets, on its sale to Canadian investment manager OMERS Infrastructure (C$32bn AUM). The terms of the deal saw OMERS retain Stilmark's experienced management team and expand their telecommunication portfolio to become a major player in the Australian telecommunications market.