We are delighted to have been recognised as the premier Private Equity Legal Advisor in the Australian market, and for our legal expertise within the ever-growing field of Technology, Media and Telecom at the Mergermarket Australia M&A Awards 2021.
We are privileged to work with the leading local and international private equity firms on a wide range of matters.
We are also privileged to have advised over the year on a range of market-defining TMT transactions including on MIRA and Aware Super’s $3.5 billion acquisition of ASX-listed Vocus Group (awarded Technology, Media and Telecom deal of the Year), QuadPay’s acquisition by Zip Co, and eftpos’ acquisition of Beem It. We continue to advise Afterpay on its proposed $39 billion acquisition by Square Inc, which when complete will be the largest ever cross border fintech deal.
Neil Pathak and Costas Condoleon, co-heads of G+T’s Corporate Advisory team, said that they were delighted with the win, commenting: “We are proud to have been involved in so many standout deals for so many stand out clients over the past year, and congratulate the G+T team on this well-deserved recognition. Congratulations also to those of our clients who picked up awards.”.
This follows on from wins over the years from the prestigious Mergermarket awards including M&A Legal Advisor of the Year in 2020. The team enjoys Tier 1 rankings in all the independent legal directories including Chambers, and is ranked 1st by Bloomberg for ANZ deal volume in the most recent league table results.