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Robert Rorrison

Senior Advisor

Rob joined Taylor Collison in February 2019.

Rob commenced his career as a Chartered Account, specialising in the Insolvency and Restructuring businesses. He joined Macquarie Group’s Investment Banking business where he worked for 25 years, including as Chairman,  Asia Resources  for Macquarie Capital’s Asian Investment Banking business.

Since 2015 he has acted as an advisor, consultant and Director across a range companies and jurisdictions while based in Hong Kong. Over his career Rob has worked across Finance, Capital Markets, M&A, Principal Investments and Corporate Restructuring businesses in Australia, Asia and the UK. His experience has been gained working within Chartered Accounting firms, Investment Banks and Family Offices.

Rob has extensive experience across a number of sectors with a specific expertise in the broader Resources sector. During his Investment Banking career he has acted for companies in the Metals & Mining, Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Property Trusts, Infrastructure, Food & Beverage and Agriculture.

Rob’s professional qualifications include; B.Ec.(Adel); Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. He was a member of the National Listing Committee of the Australian Stock Exchange for 8years and also served as Deputy Chair of the ASX’s Listing Appeals Committee

Contactrrorrison@taylorcollison.com.au

Rob has significant transaction experience, gained through transactions undertaken both at Taylor Collison as well as in his roles at previous firms, a small selection of which is provided below:

  • Lihir Gold; A$1.2 Billion RAPIDS accelerated raising to close out it hedge book as well as a US$ 235 million placement and Takeover Response*
  • Viterra Inc.; Lead Adviser on the A$1.3 Billion acquisition of ABB Grain*
  • Olam International; A$167 million acquisition of Queensland Cotton*
  • Aston Resources; A$400 million IPO by way of limited Sophisticated Investor offering*
  • Orica: A$ 516 million Rights Issue to fund the acquisition of Dyno Nobel assets*
  • AED Oil; US$561 million sale of a 60% interest in the Puffin Oil Field to Sinopec International*
  • Beach Energy; Concurrent A$195 million Equity and $150 million Convertible Bond Issues*
  • Newcrest Mining; Lead Adviser on the acquisition of 50% of Wafi-Golpu from Harmony Gold*

*Deals undertaken in roles prior to joining Taylor Collison.

Rob has significant transaction experience, gained through transactions undertaken both at Taylor Collison as well as in his roles at previous firms, a small selection of which is provided below:

  • Lihir Gold; A$1.2 Billion RAPIDS accelerated raising to close out it hedge book as well as a US$ 235 million placement and Takeover Response*
  • Viterra Inc.; Lead Adviser on the A$1.3 Billion acquisition of ABB Grain*
  • Olam International; A$167 million acquisition of Queensland Cotton*
  • Aston Resources; A$400 million IPO by way of limited Sophisticated Investor offering*
  • Orica: A$ 516 million Rights Issue to fund the acquisition of Dyno Nobel assets*
  • AED Oil; US$561 million sale of a 60% interest in the Puffin Oil Field to Sinopec International*
  • Beach Energy; Concurrent A$195 million Equity and $150 million Convertible Bond Issues*
  • Newcrest Mining; Lead Adviser on the acquisition of 50% of Wafi-Golpu from Harmony Gold*

*Deals undertaken in roles prior to joining Taylor Collison.