iCollege’s Merger with Redhill Education

Thomson Geer has advised iCollege Limited in connection with the merger with Redhill Education Limited, assisted by MinterEllison.

Vocational education provider iCollege Limited (ASX:ICT) proposed the merger with Redhill Education Ltd (ASX: RDH) to create a leading Australian training company.

The proposed merger is supported by the boards of both companies and involves the offer of 9.5 iCollege shares for each Redhill Education share.

The new merged company will have a national footprint, offer courses across a range of subjects including management, technology, design, business, hospitality, health, community services and building and construction, and a wider international network of agents to attract students when borders open.

iCollege Limited is a leading vocational training provider that comprises of six businesses which deliver accredited and non-accredited vocational education and training solutions throughout Australia and internationally.

Founded in 2006, RedHill Education Limited unites four progressive businesses committed to the provision of quality private education in Australia.

The Thomson Geer team was led by partner Matthew Reynolds (Picture) with assistance from special counsel Dan Stumm and lawyer Ashley Zhang.

The MinterEllison team consisted of partner Sudharshan Senathirajah, partner Nick Broome, Mark Simkiss, Josh Carfi, Arman Saffar, Andrew Longo and China Waters.

Involved fees earner: Nick Broome – Minter Ellison; Josh Carfi – Minter Ellison; Andrew Longo – Minter Ellison; Arman Saffar – Minter Ellison; Sudharshan Senathirajah – Minter Ellison; Mark Simkiss – Minter Ellison; China Waters – Minter Ellison; Matthew Reynolds – Thomson Geer ; Dan Stumm – Thomson Geer ;

Law Firms: Minter Ellison; Thomson Geer ;

Clients: iCollege Ltd ; RedHill Education Ltd;

Sonia Carcano

Author: Sonia Carcano