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Julian Biggins
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5577

Julian Biggins is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Biggins has nearly 15 years of investment banking experience, primarily covering the real estate industry. Throughout his career, Mr. Biggins has provided capital and transaction advisory services to real estate companies and funds management clients in the Asia-Pacific region. He has experience in global real estate markets and has advised Australian companies acquiring real estate or real estate businesses in the United States, United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Japan and China.

Mr. Biggins holds a Bachelor of Business (Property) in addition to a Bachelor of Business (Banking and Finance) from the University of South Australia.

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Peter Dixon
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5504

Peter Dixon is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Dixon has over 15 years of experience advising clients on public and private mergers and acquisitions, capital raisings, complex restructurings and investment management transactions. Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mr. Dixon was a Division Director at Macquarie Capital based in Sydney. Prior to Macquarie Capital, Mr. Dixon worked at Mallesons Stephen Jaques in Sydney and Linklaters in London as a corporate advisory and equity capital markets lawyer.

Mr. Dixon holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and Bachelor of Laws from the University of New South Wales.

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John Garrett
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5409

John Garrett is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Garrett has over 17 years of experience in the financial industry across property investment sales, equity research, sales trading, risk arbitrage, long/short and special situations. Most recently, Mr. Garrett was Head of Hedge Fund Sales at UBS Investment Bank. Mr. Garrett joined UBS in 1996 as a REIT analyst on the Australian Equities Research team and was responsible for REIT trading/sales from 1997 through 2002. Between 2002 and 2007, Mr. Garrett was Head of Sales Trading at UBS.

Mr. Garrett holds a Bachelor of Business in Property/Valuation and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance & Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia. He is also an Accredited Level 1 and Level 2 Derivatives Advisor on the Australian Securities Exchange and Chi-X Australia.

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Amelia Hill
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5507

Amelia Hill is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Ms. Hill specializes in capital markets and has advised clients on numerous listed and unlisted capital raisings including IPOs, pre-IPO raisings, follow-on raisings, convertible securities and block trades for public and private companies. Ms. Hill advised clients on capital raising transactions and mergers and acquisitions at UBS Investment Bank for 10 years prior to joining Moelis & Company and most recently led UBS’s Equity Origination efforts across emerging companies and the firm’s Alternative Capital Group in Australia.

Ms. Hill holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours – University Medal) and a PhD in Finance from the University of Sydney.

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Andrew Martin
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5529

Andrew Martin is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Martin has over 20 years of experience globally in the infrastructure and real estate sectors as a principal investor and advisor, most recently as a Managing Director at UBS Global Asset Management in Infrastructure and Private Equity. He was also a founding member of the UBS International Infrastructure Fund and served as a member of the Fund’s Investment Committee and as Deputy Chief Investment Officer. Mr. Martin has a wide range of infrastructure investment experience within energy generation and distribution, renewables, water, transport and telecommunications in the U.S., UK, Europe and Australia. Additionally, he has originated and managed several real estate investment funds in the U.S., Australia and Asia. Mr. Martin has also held senior law positions including Senior Partner of a major international firm, now Norton Rose, and Managing Director of Allens Business Solutions, the corporate advisory business of Allens Arthur Robinson. Early in his career, Mr. Martin was an investment banker with Rothschild, and he served in the NSW Government Premier’s Department and The Cabinet Office where he advised on privatizations and corporatizations.

Mr. Martin holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sydney.

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Ian McKenzie
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5404

Ian McKenzie is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. McKenzie has over 25 years of experience in institutional stockbroking and has led Research and Sales functions for Credit Suisse, Prudential Bache and HSBC. Mr. McKenzie was a founding Director of Foresight Securities Pty Ltd.

Mr. McKenzie holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from the University of New South Wales and is a Fellow of FINSIA.

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Angus Murnaghan
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5425

Angus Murnaghan is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Murnaghan has over 25 years of experience in the financial markets in Australia. He recently worked at Merrill Lynch and was previously at UBS for 20 years where he was a Managing Director and Head of Equity Sales in Australia.  Mr. Murnaghan was a rated analyst and has worked on a large number of emerging company IPOs in Australia.

Mr. Murnaghan holds a B(Comm) from the University of New South Wales.

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Phil Newman
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5522

Phil Newman is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Newman has over 12 years of investment banking and corporate finance experience across a broad spectrum of transactions involving M&A, corporate and debt restructurings, listed and unlisted capital raisings and direct investments. Prior to joining Moelis & Company in 2009, Mr. Newman worked in investment banking at JP Morgan where he focused on M&A and equity capital raisings in the real estate sector. Mr. Newman began his career in Project Finance at Westpac Institutional Bank.

Mr. Newman holds a Bachelor of Commerce with First Class Honours in Finance from the University of Queensland.

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Andrew Pridham
Managing Director & Head of Investment Banking for Australia
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5537

Andrew Pridham is a Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking for Australia at Moelis & Company. Mr. Pridham has over 20 years of experience in investment banking and was most recently Executive Chairman of Investment Banking at JP Morgan Australia, where he completed many major M&A, equity raising and other advisory transactions and played a leading role in the significant growth of JP Morgan’s Australian business. Prior to his six year tenure at JP Morgan, Mr. Pridham spent 12 years at UBS where he held senior roles including Global Head of Real Estate Investment Banking and Head of Investment Banking for Australasia. He was also a member of the UBS Global Investment Banking Management Committee.

Mr. Pridham received a Bachelor of Applied Science (PRM) from the University of South Australia. He is also Chairman of AFL Club, The Sydney Swans.

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Paul Rathborne
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5511

Paul Rathborne is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia, where he specializes in advising clients on M&A, restructuring and equity/debt capital markets transactions across a variety of industries. Mr. Rathborne has over 10 years of investment banking experience and, prior to joining Moelis & Company in 2009, was at JP Morgan in the real estate investment banking division.

Mr. Rathborne holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction from the University of New South Wales.

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Colin Richardson
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5531

Colin Richardson is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Richardson has over two decades of investment banking experience advising clients on mergers and acquisitions and strategic advisory transactions across a variety of industries. Mr. Richardson was most recently a Managing Director at Rothschild and was previously a Managing Director and Head of M&A for Australia and New Zealand at Citigroup and a Managing Director in M&A at Deutsche Bank. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Richardson worked at SG Hambros, formerly known as Hambros Bank, in Australia and the UK.

Mr. Richardson holds a B.A. from Hull University.

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Simon Scott
Managing Director & Head of Equities
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5418

Simon Scott is a Managing Director and Head of Equities at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Scott began his career in Equities 20 years ago, and has held positions as an Executive Director and Head of Real Estate Research at Goldman Sachs JB Were and a Director and Co-Head of Real Estate Research at Citigroup. Prior to Moelis & Company Australia, Mr. Scott operated his own company where he provided advisory services to real estate companies and co-founded CorVal Partners, a boutique real estate funds management business.

Mr. Scott holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Auckland and a Master of Commerce from the University of Sydney.

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Hugh Thomson
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5540

Hugh Thomson is a Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of Australia at Moelis & Company. Mr. Thomson was most recently the Chief Operating Officer of HiLife Health & Beauty Group. He was previously the Chief Financial Officer of Industrie Clothing and prior to that spent 12 years at ING Real Estate Investment Management Australia where he most recently served as Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Thomson holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from the University of East Anglia and is a Chartered Accountant.

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Ben Wong
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5533

Ben Wong is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Wong has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry and has advised clients on a variety of transactions including cross-border mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets and debt restructurings. Mr. Wong was previously an investment banker at JP Morgan and prior to that worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Mr. Wong holds a B.Comm in Finance and Economics from the University of New South Wales and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia.

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Chris Wyke
Managing Director
Sydney

T: +61 2 8288 5588

Chris Wyke is a Managing Director at Moelis & Company Australia. Mr. Wyke has extensive restructuring, M&A and equity and debt capital markets experience. Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Mr. Wyke worked in investment banking for JP Morgan and UBS in London, Singapore and Sydney where he originated and executed a wide range of domestic and international transactions.

Mr. Wyke holds a Bachelor of Economics with Honours from University College London.