Senior Partner, Michael Stiassny, has over 30 years’ professional experience in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
Michael has deep connections throughout the New Zealand business community and has worked with all major banks and financial institutions. As a result, Michael has been engaged on many high profile and complex restructuring assignments.
Throughout his career, Michael has provided advice to both public and private companies on a wide range of financial and operational matters, including due diligence, investigating accounting work, mergers and acquisitions, organisational and financial restructuring, and business valuation. Michael also has considerable experience in dispute resolution, acting as a professional expert witness in many legal actions.
Michael has a distinguished governance record in both private and public companies and is a leading proponent for improving diversity on New Zealand boards. Michael is currently Chairman of Vector Ltd, TOWER Ltd and Ngati Whatua Orakei Whai Rawa Ltd; and Director of Queenstown Airport Corporation Limited and of Stride Property Limited.