Sydney, 6 May 2016: Private equity specialist David Stammers has joined the Clayton Utz Corporate national practice group as a partner, based in Sydney.
David was a partner at Clayton Utz for over a decade, having joined the firm in 2004. Most recently he was practising at an international firm.
David has acted for major private equity funds including Ironbridge Capital Limited, Archer Capital and Pacific Equity Partners. In 2014, he led the firm's team in advising NYSE listed Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. on its acquisition of Wesfarmers' insurance broking and premium funding operations, a deal valued at over $1 billion. David also led the Clayton Utz team that acted on the float of Eclipx Group Limited (a former Ironbridge Capital portfolio company) in 2015.
Commenting on his appointment, David said: "I'm pleased to be returning to Clayton Utz and to the Private Equity team. It was the right time and opportunity for me given the strategic focus of my practice and the firm more broadly."