Toby brings more than 20 years of experience to his role as a Director in Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills’ Melbourne office. He specialises in general corporate and mergers and acquisitions taxation matters, with a particular focus on private equity.
His advisory expertise includes tax due diligence on the acquisition of investments, the formation of private equity and venture capital funds, structuring investments, capital management strategies and structuring management and employee incentives. Toby joined Greenwoods in 2005 after five years in Freehills’ (now Herbert Smith Freehills) revenue practice. He has been a Director since 2006.
Toby has drafted submissions to Treasury on private equity tax matters. A Fellow of The Tax Institute, he has presented at seminars and published on inbound investment and private equity. He holds degrees in law and commerce from the University of Western Australia.