Senior Advisor, Perth
Subsequent to joining Gresham Partners in 1998, Jenny has worked on a variety of mergers, acquisitions and capital structuring advisory transactions.
These have included the sales of Wesfarmers' interest in the Australian Railroad Group, HSBC’s Australian online broking business and margin lending book; the structuring of the buyback rights for West Australian Newspapers; the restructuring of ownership interests in the Heytesbury Group; being a member of the advisory team for the successful takeovers of Coles and Howard Smith, acting on the defence of Tethyan Copper and JDV Limited, advising Wesfarmers on the capital raisings associated with the purchase of Coles, and advising RACWA on the purchase of Suncorp’s interest in RAC Insurance Ltd, and the St Ives Group. Before joining Gresham Partners, Jenny worked with Hartley Poynton, HSBC Group and Touche Ross on a range of transactions which gave her exposure to capital markets, debt markets and valuation issues.
Jenny has over 30 years board experience and is currently a non-executive director of the BGC Group and Australian Rail Track Corporation Limited. A non-executive director of listed entities: IRESS Ltd, Iluka Resources Limited and MMG Limited. Jenny was a member of ASIC’s External Advisory Group from 2010 to 2013 and the Takeovers Panel from 2000 to 2012.
Previous non-executive directorships include Western Australia Treasury Corporation, Australia Postal Corporation, Export Finance and Insurance Corporation, Western Power, Alinta Gas, Amcor, West Australian Newspapers Holdings Ltd, and Bank of Western Australia Ltd.
Jenny holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountant, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Senior Fellow of FINSIA.
Tel: +61 8 9486 7077
Level 3, 28 The Esplanade Perth WA 6000 Australia