Managing Partner, Deals, PwC New Zealand
Ian is a Transaction Services professional with over 20 years of experience on transactions in New Zealand, Australia and Asia. Ian specialises in assisting corporate clients and financial sponsors with their assessment of potential acquisitions and/or divestments; and assisting with the path to realising investments, whether via a M&A process or NZX/ASX listing/IPO.
Ian has diverse sector experience with significant experience in financial services, transport and logistics, retail, dairy, entertainment, media, consumer products, property, telecommunications, waste management, manufacturing, forestry and industrial products.
A particular area of focus for Ian is assisting clients with maximising the return on their investments through listing processes on the NZX/ASX, whether through the provision of an Investigating Accountant's Report to the Board; or IPO Accounting Advisory Services, assisting management and the Board with the preparation of the information required to be disclosed in the Product Disclosure Statement and/or Disclose Register.
Ian arrived in New Zealand from Ireland in 1997 for a two year stint and never left! He enjoys spending time with his family and has a passion for the outdoors, enjoying the best of what New Zealand can offer, whether it be through tramping, golf or fishing.