Australia M&A Awards

26 September 2019, The Westin Hotel, Sydney


Merrill Corporation

Merrill Corporation is a leading global SaaS provider for participants engaging in financial transactions. Clients trust Merrill’s innovative applications, excellent customer service and deep subject expertise to successfully navigate the secure sharing of their most sensitive content. Their flagship product, DatasiteOne, helps dealmakers in over 170 countries close more deals, faster.
 Clarendon Lawyers

Clarendon Lawyers is a corporate legal advisory firm, specialising in M&A and ECM. Its team is highly experienced, talented and seriously commercial. Clarendons disrupts the traditional legal market by providing a specialised offering, and a compelling service, quality and value proposition for its clients.

Based in Melbourne, with six corporate partners and approximately 20 lawyers, Clarendons is one of the largest and strongest specialist M&A and ECM firms nationally. In FY19, Clarendons completed over 50 mid-market M&A and ECM deals, grew its team by over 30% and was recently recognised as Boutique Law Firm of the Year at the Australasian Law Awards..
 Willis Towers Watson (previously Risk Capital Advisors)

Willis Towers Watson’s M&A team (previously Risk Capital Advisors) are the market leaders in advising on and structuring insurance solutions for transaction risks. With a wealth of experience across Asia-Pacific and an impressive track record of successful transactions, they provide expert, commercial advice on a range of transaction risk strategies and insurance-based solutions. In the past 6 years, their team has successfully advised on and closed more than 500 transactions, making them the most experienced team in the Asia Pacific region.

Pitcher Partners

Pitcher Partners offers business advisory and expertise, delivered with a personalised feel. We provide clients the highest level of service and attention via an association of independent accounting and business advisory firms located across Australia. We have a strong reputation for providing quality commercial advice across a broad range of industries, well-known international brands, government bodies, private business, and not-for-profit organisations.

Our Corporate Finance team is a leading corporate advisor offering genuinely independent advice, perspective and significant experience in the execution of local and international SME transactions and possess an in-depth understanding of transaction trends and how to unlock a business’s value.