Alex is a highly respected Australian commercial lawyer with over 40 years experience in the field. He additionally has extensive legal and practical expertise in property development. During his career in law, he has been a Senior Commercial Partner and Managing Partner of multiple major Australian law firms. Alex has extensive experience in international transactions, acting for major Australian companies in mergers and acquisitions in Europe (United Kingdom, France, Germany and Greece) and Asia (Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand and China).
In the late 90’s, Alex was “seconded” to South Australia’s Crown Law Department for nine months to assist the South Australian Government’s Asset Management Task Force as its senior legal counsel to its Asset Disposal program. During that time, he managed the legal aspects of the Task Force’s disposal of Government enterprises and assets in excess of $4 billion. Alex has served on the board of numerous Australian Stock Exchange listed and private companies. Illustrating his considerable experience in the areas of corporate governance and risk management.