Speaker details

IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Speaker information

John Williamson-Noble


John is a partner in Gilbert + Tobin’s Corporate Advisory group and has been with the firm since 1995. John has advised on many of Australia's high profile transactions. He has been recognised as a leading lawyer in capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and private equity in a range of industry guides. He has advised on transactions which were, at the time: Australia’s largest merger - the $47 billion merger of Westpac and St. George Bank. Australia’s largest private equity deal - KKR’s acquisition of Brambles Australia. Australia’s largest float - the IPO of Qantas. He regularly advises on mergers and acquisition transactions, private equity deals and capital markets issues.


Navigating the path between a rock and a hard place: the role of the target director in distressed M&A

Thursday 12 October (0930 - 1230)

Room C4.5, Convention Centre, Level 4


Building a better mouse trap: structuring private equity investments in today’s economic environment

Monday 9 October (1615 - 1730)

Room C4.5, Convention Centre, Level 4