Our Team

Gresham’s investing team brings the lens of the principal to sourcing and structuring investments across multiple asset classes.

Funds Management

Principal Investments

Moritz von Hauenschild

Managing Director, Sydney

Moritz is Managing Director and Head of Direct Equity.

Moritz joined Gresham from Macquarie Principal Finance where he was a Senior Managing Director for 2 years focusing on private, growth and structured equity investments as well as debt capital solutions. Prior to Macquarie he spent almost a decade as a Partner at BC Partners – a leading international large cap private equity firm – based in London.

In his career as an investment professional, Moritz led transactions with a cumulative value of $15.8bn, deploying ca. $3.3bn in equity and returning over $10.6bn (or 3.2x MoM and 38% IRR) to investors through a range of exit formats (trade sales, IPOs, etc.).

Moritz also spent over 7 years in the corporate world where his last role was Chief Commercial Officer for Foxtel, responsible for 7 divisions, over 800 staff and a $1.8bn P&L.

He started his career working 2 years at Goldman Sachs M&A in Brazil and the U.S. and spending 5 years at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) working in Germany, USA, Brazil and Australia.

Moritz holds an MBA and a graduate degree from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland (Europe’s leading business school). He was born in Brazil and speaks English, Portuguese, German, Spanish and French.

Email: mvh@gresham.com.au 

Phone: +61 04 7771 1143

Gary Head

Managing Director, Sydney

Gary is Managing Director and Head Equity Capital Solutions.

Gary joined Gresham from UBS where he has over 30 years’ experience in equity markets, as Global Head of Cash Equities (2014-2018) and prior to that as Australian Head of Equities (2010-2014). Over his career he has worked and lived in Melbourne, Sydney and London.
 
Gary has been heavily involved in UBS’s capital market transactions in Australia and Globally involving structuring, pricing, underwriting, distribution and risk management since 2007. Gary spearheaded the creation of the first Global Institutional Blocks Trade business which is now a market leader. The addition of Gary’s institutional network and Capital Markets expertise is a natural fit to Gresham’s Corporate Advisory, Capital Solutions, Property and Funds Management services.
 
Gary studied at Harvard University completing an Advanced Management Program in 2013, as well as a Bachelor of Business at Monash University in 1986.

Tel: +61 2 9221 5133

Level 17, 167 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Stephen O'Shaughnessy

Manging Director, Sydney

Stephen has more than 15 years’ experience in the corporate finance industry and has worked on a wide range of M&A, equity and debt transactions in Europe, the United States, Asia and Australia.

Stephen’s primary focus is the financial services sector including banking, insurance, wealth management and structured finance.

Prior to Gresham Stephen worked in M&A advisory at ABN AMRO in London and the Investments and Advisory division at the National Australia Bank.

Stephen holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from the University of Melbourne and has completed the CFA program.

Tel: +61 2 9221 5133

Level 17,167 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Corporate Advisory

Australia’s leading independent M&A and corporate advisory business.

Funds Management

Manager of specialist funds via debt, mezzanine and preferred equity investment and as agent for our international affiliate partners.

Property

Providing a full suite of advisory, financing and structuring solutions to the property and development industry.

Capital Solutions

Gresham offers a range of independent debt solutions including debt advisory, financial restructuring and structured capital.

Careers

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Gresham is always looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic candidates who have the drive to solve problems and achieve results on behalf of our clients.