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Stuart Weir

Stuart Weir, Consultant
Consultant
Banking and Finance
Stuart Weir, Consultant

Stuart is a senior commercial lawyer with over 30 years of commercial legal experience in Australia and internationally, including more than 20 years specialising in banking and finance.

Experience

As a former banking and finance partner of two leading Australian firms, Stuart has a strong track record advising ASX-100 companies, mid-cap and private companies, property developers and investors and lenders, on complex financing transactions and related projects and commercial matters.

Career highlights

Stuart’s finance experience includes acting for:

  • ANZ on the financing of its $2.6b acquisition of the Landmark rural finance business
  • Deluxe Group on the acquisition financing of the Omnilab production business and subsequent refinancing
  • Endeavour Mining (Monaco) in connection with the acquisition financing (by way of scheme of arrangement) of WA-based Adamas Resources
  • Unitas Capital on the financing of its leveraged buyouts of NZ Yellow Pages, Independent Liquor and Repco businesses
  • Healthscope in connection with the financing of its acquisitions of Nova Health, Ramsay Hospitals and bids for Symbion Health (by way of a scheme of arrangement).