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KordaMentha is an advisory and investment firm that has a range of services to help clients grow, protect and recover value.


We help clients protect and recover value through proactive cyber risk identification and management, and rapid and effective action in response to a breach.

  • Cyber governance and risk assessments 
  • Cyber strategy and advisory
  • Incident response and digital forensics
  • Cyber litigation support
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Financial Crime

KordaMentha Financial Crime assists clients with risk management, compliance reviews and investigations into alleged violations of AML/CTF legislation and sanctions breaches.

  • Financial crime consulting
  • Investigations
  • Compliance counsel
  • AML Ops
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KordaMentha Forensic uncover, analyse and clarify facts at the centre of disputes, frauds and other sensitive commercial matters.

  • Forensic accounting disputes
  • Data analytics
  • Digital Forensic, cyber and eDiscovery
  • Fraud, corruption and investigations
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Performance Improvement

Our Performance Improvement team provides advisory and accelerated implementation services to public and private sector clients across the following categories.

  • Rapid cost out and control
  • Revenue protection and growth
  • People and organisation redesign
  • Complex commercial and project support
  • Interim and crisis management
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Real Estate

KordaMentha Real Estate assists clients to grow, protect and recover value in their real estate portfolios.

  • Real estate advisory
  • Asset management
  • Transaction management
  • Real estate funds management
  • Development management
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KordaMentha Restructuring works with organisations in financial distress to restructure and to stabilise the business or to recover value on behalf of stakeholders.

  • Turnaround and restructuring
  • Independent business reviews
  • Receiverships, administrations and liquidations
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Latest insights

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Sanctions expert joins KordaMentha

9 April 2024

The worsening global geopolitical turbulence has seen an increase in client awareness and a resulting need for assistance with their sanctions compliance. We are pleased to welcome one of Australia’s foremost sanctions risk management experts, Gail Carter, to our Financial Crime team to lead and expand the firm’s sanctions advisory offering.


Five words to manage cybersecurity risk

21 March 2024

The NIST framework has long been the world’s favourite cybersecurity risk management framework, but it’s taken a decade for it to be updated. Added to identify, protect, detect, respond, and recover is now govern. Tony Vizza, explains why ‘govern’ is so important.


It was only a matter of time

19 March 2024

When it comes to anti-bribery laws, Australia has been decades behind the U.K. and the U.S. But new legislation passed recently means we’re catching up. The new law brings a new offence – failure to prevent bribery – and it applies not only to businesses, but their agents, subsidiaries, and contractors here and overseas. Anya Gielen explains it will take time for the authorities to implement the new law, but that, too, is only a matter of time.


Early intervention: the ostrich alternative

18 March 2024

Restructuring expert Richard Tucker was featured recently in mining magazine Resources Review. His article tells the story of WA gold miner Spartan Resources, which despite a rich new discovery, was at risk of becoming insolvent. But they took a different approach and emerged triumphant.


Universities on a financial rollercoaster

14 March 2024

It’s just over four years since the first case of COVID arrived in Australia. Since then, universities have been on a financial roller coaster, with many ups and downs and tight corners in international and domestic student recruitment flowing from the COVID pandemic and government policies. John Dewar notes that the recently released Universities Accord proposals, even if implemented in full, are unlikely to offer immediate salvation.


Shedding light on international corruption

13 March 2024

The recently released Corruption Perceptions Index report by Transparency International delivers a sobering blow, revealing little progress in combatting public sector corruption over the past decade. Financial Crime expert Alice Saveneh-Murray says it illustrates the entrenched challenges of corruption.

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Central Adelaide Health Network

KordaMentha was engaged to undertake a diagnostic review of South Australia’s largest public healthcare network, CALHN, a circa $2 billion organisation with five main hospitals.

Central Adelaide Health Network

The review uncovered a broken organisation facing systemic financial, operational and cultural issues. Forecasts indicated the funded position would be exceeded by $274 million.

In response, KordaMentha developed a three-year Organisational and Financial Recovery Plan and were engaged as Administrators to implement the Plan. The Plan was designed to reposition CALHN as a modern, high-functioning network, delivering sustainable care for the community.

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Network Ten

Network Ten took steps to restructure the business and improve profitability. Ten’s inability to finalise restructured content agreements led to KordaMentha’s appointment as Voluntary Administrators.

Central Adelaide Health Network

KordaMentha took operational control of Network Ten and restructured the working capital profile of the business, which improved working capital funding by circa $40 million over the forecast period. KordaMentha went on to conduct a sale/recapitalisation process resulting in a successful transaction with the US Studio, CBS.

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Charity Partners

Chain Reaction Challenge Foundation

KordaMentha is a major partner of the Chain Reaction Challenge Foundation, supporting the ultimate corporate bike challenge since 2007.

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