Jonathan Algar

Clayton Utz
Partner Sydney

Jonathan Algar... advises ASX-listed and international organisations on a variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and IPOs, and also draws on over 20 years' experience in the corporate space to advise across a broad range of strategic issues.

– Chambers Asia Pacific


Distinguished corporate lawyer, adept in M&A, IPOs, and strategic advice across diverse sectors including fintech, healthcare, and energy. Notable for guiding growth and tech companies to success, exemplified by collaborations with Macquarie Group, Tyro, WiseTech Global, and more. Strong background in cross-border M&A from working in London, Hong Kong and Singapore. Recognised by Chambers Asia Pacific and Best Lawyers Australia.

Notable Work
  • TTI, Inc. (a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway): advised on its acquisition of Australian-based multinational semiconductors business Braemac.
  • Marley Spoon SE: advised German ASX-listed company on business combination with German-listed SPAC, capital raise and re-listing on Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
  • Nuix Limited: guided dual-track M&A and IPO.
  • InLoop Pty Ltd: strategic sale of LanternPay to HICAPS.
  • Idera, Inc: managed acquisition of Yellowfin International.
  • Songtradr: advised on strategic matters and M&A.
  • Lorica Health Pty Limited: advised on acquisition by HMS.
  • WiseTech Global: oversaw IPO and acquisitions.
  • Macquarie Group: assisted with various investments.
  • SFG Australia Limited: advised on A$700m merger with IOOF and strategic bolt-on acquisitions.
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