Australia M&A Forum

See you in 2020


The inaugural Australia M&A Forum successfully took place in Sydney on 26 September. The event brought together over 220 senior delegates including corporate investors, private equity fund managers and M&A advisors, representing 140 different organizations.

The conference, which focused on examining the Australian M&A landscape and was kicked off by Rod Sims, Chairman, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and featured leading executives from Goldman Sachs, Macquarie Capital, UBS, King & Wood Mallesons, Merrill Corporation, Marsh, and KPMG speaking on a number of selected and well-researched topics including the regulatory environment, ESG and shareholder activism, private equity’s role in M&A and cross-border opportunities.

The Australia M&A Forum returns to Sydney in September 2020.

Corporate investors
Companies represented
The premier M&A forum in Australia

Topics will include:

  • What factors will impact Australian M&A going forward?
  • How will local and global regulatory developments affect the M&A landscape?
  • What are the opportunities and challenges for Australian cross border transactions?
  • How can public market activity affect M&A; shareholder activism, public to private and innovative deal structuring ?
  • What are the best strategies for private equity funds and investors to get deals done?
  • The changing world of Due Diligence and how to deliver effective post-merger integration?

Reasons to attend:

  • Stay ahead of the upcoming trends and opportunities in M&A for the year ahead
  • Gain unrivalled access to regional and international corporates, senior advisors and private equity practitioners
  • Learn the truth behind a deal in our in-depth case study
  • Gain insights into the growth strategies of leading corporates and superannuation funds across Australia
  • Network with leading industry players from Australia and across Asia


AVCJ is now a CPD certified event provider.

Attendees can request a CPD certificate after attending the event.

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