LLB, BCom, Senior Associate
Kimberley Wong
Kimberley is a senior associate in the national Corporate & Commercial Team.  She has extensive corporate advisory experience having worked on domestic and cross-jurisdictional transactions in New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Kimberley is experienced in all aspects of mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments and joint ventures.

She also advises on a range of corporate governance issues, including shareholder arrangements and board matters.
 
Prior to joining Wynn Williams, Kimberley worked for a leading international law firm in London where she led teams on complex and high value corporate transactions. Prior to that, Kimberley began her career at a leading law firm in New Zealand.    

"I enjoy working through the complexity of corporate deals and ensuring my clients understand the process from end to end."
Contact
Wynn Williams (Auckland)
Level 25, Vero Centre,
48 Shortland Street,
Auckland 1010,
New Zealand.

Specialities

Recent Projects

  • Advising ASX listed Orora on the NZ aspects of the sale of fibe business to Nippon Paper for AUD1.7B;
  • Advising UK based True Capital Limited on its NZ aspects of its acquisition of Soulfresh for GBP26m.
  • Advising US based Pear Sports LLC on its acquisition of Performance Labs Technology Limited.
  • Advising KDK Ventures on the establishment of its private capital fund.
  • Advising Invivo & Co on the investment by Genesis Private Equity.
  • Advising Arque Group Limited on its acqusition of Jenrite New Zealand.
  • Advising Behemoth Brewing Company on its equity crowdfunding raise.
  • Advising the purchaser on the management buy out of Ogilvy New Zealand from WPP.
  • Advising Southern Cross Horticulture on the establishment of and fundraising for its kiwifruit businesses.
  • Advising The Snowball Effect on shareholder and joint venture arrangements.
  • Advising DropIt on its rights issue.
  • Advising The Snowball Effect on shareholder and joint venture arrangements.
  • Advising Overdose Digital Limited on the acquisition of 8 Wire Digital Limited and restructure of its group.

Recent Articles

19/03/2020

COVID-19 corporate and commercial considerations for M&A transactions

Whilst the impact of COVID-19 on M&A activity in New Zealand and around the globe is not yet known, there are certain steps that vendors and purchasers should consider.

Keep reading...


Publications

  • Equity commitment letters and the applicability of the concept of "certain funds" in private acquisitions by private equity funds – Thomson Reuters Practical Law, November 2016



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