In his role as Managing Director and Senior Adviser, Mike oversees and delivers NextLevelCorporate’s independent advisory activities.
Over the past 30 years and several market cycles, he has amassed detailed expertise and track record in originating, structuring, arranging and advising on complex corporate advisory, corporate finance and business reinvention assignments, ranging across:
- Corporate restructures
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Private treaty sales
- Public company takeover, scheme and defence assignments
- Equity fundraising and underwritings (for IPOs/SPOs), including 3 of the largest IPOs ever undertaken in Western Australia
- Structured debt/project financing assignments
These transactions and assignments have been undertaken in Australia, Asia, Europe, India and the United Kingdom and represent a ‘share of transaction’ value in the multiple billions.
Mike has lectured in the Advanced Corporate Finance Stream at FINSIA (formerly the Securities Institute of Australia) and in 2007 as part of a State Government delegation to Bio's 2007 Pacific Rim conference, presented a paper on Bioenergy Investment to a blend of Academia and Fortune 500 Companies.
He is a recipient of the Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh's International Awards, having received his Gold Award from HRH Philip Duke of Edinburgh. Mike also served as a WA Divisional Committee member for The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award, from 2015 to 2017.